5 Today is Hundred Years Anniversary of the Red Army [photos]

Today is Hundred Years Anniversary of the Red Army [photos]

Today is 100 years anniversary of the Read Army, so here is a few archive photos from Soviet news agencies with
photos of Russian soldiers. Some are neat. Starting with a horse patrol the board guards in Kazakhstan, 1984.
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3 Belarussia Man Turns His Car into Firewood Engine [photos]

Belarussia Man Turns His Car into Firewood Engine [photos]

So the story goes as follows: Sergey got tired paying high prices for gas. Sergey was a history lover so he started researching into alternative energy
sources. And he discovered that why at all anyone pays for the gas if you have a free fuel growing around. The result of his discoveries is here.
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0 Colored Soviet Photos [photos]

Colored Soviet Photos [photos]

Here are some mostly staged colored
Soviet photos for your viewing pleasure.
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4 Special Soviet South Pole Vehicles That Can Go Anywhere and You Can Live in It Too [photos]

Special Soviet South Pole Vehicles That Can Go Anywhere and You Can Live in It Too [photos]

Those vehicles are special kind of equipment. It can take you anywhere, it can go on ice, snow. Was designed and
built in Soviet Union, still can be met at the South Pole today. Let's take a look at some of those:
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2 Soviet Kids Drawings Back from 1930s

Soviet Kids Drawings Back from 1930s

Let's take a look at Soviet kids' drawings back from 1930s. Kids were drawing things that surrounded them, things that they saw, and this is how it looked like. Some of the drawings kids were sending to children Soviet magazines and they
got published so survived till our age together with exact year published often an age of the artist.  Some are masterpieces.  First one is a "Physical Training Men Parade" by 9 year old Russian kid from Saratov. 1935.
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2 Soviet Happiness: Photos of Soviet People Happily Spending Their Free Time

Soviet Happiness: Photos of Soviet People Happily Spending Their Free Time

Just some photos of Soviet
people enjoying life.
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1 Examples of Soviet Cars Modifications That Were Popular Back Then in USSR

Examples of Soviet Cars Modifications That Were Popular Back Then in USSR

Most of the Soviet citizens had to drive practically same cars. Import of cars almost not existed at time. Soviet cars weren't much different one from another. In order to
add some kind of exclusivity for his own car Soviet men were pimping their cars, mostly with very primitive mod ideas. Here is a selection of some of those.
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4 Faces of War (Chechnya, 1999)

Faces of War (Chechnya, 1999)

Those are strong photos. Those are faces of young Russian soldiers who fought the war in Chechnya in 1990s.
Many of them are just eighteen years old and were thrown into a real war against a strong enemy.
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3 Soviet Women Photos from Soviet Magazines

Soviet Women Photos from Soviet Magazines

Those are various photos of Russian (Soviet) women from Soviet magazines. Some of
them are "Cover Girls" of popular Soviet magazine "Ogonyok" ("Little Fire").
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10 Harsh Realities of 1917 Revolution in  Paintings of a Petrograd Police Officer

Harsh Realities of 1917 Revolution in Paintings of a Petrograd Police Officer

Today is the 100 year anniversary of the Great October Revolution (as it was called in the USSR) or the 1917 October Revolution. Here are some first-hand
witnessed depictions of events of that time by the painter Ivan Vladimirov, who used to work in the Tsar Police department in Petrograd at that time.
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