1 Soviet Fashion and Soviet Models

Soviet Fashion and Soviet Models

Some photos of Soviet fashion and Soviet models, demonstrating the Soviet designer
top fashion. Most of the photos made in Leningrad, but in different years.
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1 Soviet girl draws her Soviet Childhood

Soviet girl draws her Soviet Childhood

From her birth until her fifteenth birthday Zoya lived in Kiev, USSR, and while living there she was taking art classes, so she developed artistic skills. Then she left for Israel and continued taking art classes there. Then, some years after, she decided to put
her memories onto paper. She used her art skills to draw all her childhood memories - all as she remembered them before she left the USSR. Her works are a true time machine for all people who remember USSR and grew up there during that time.
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3 Soviet Youth by Life Magazine

Soviet Youth by Life Magazine

American photographer Bill Eppridge of Life magazine went to Soviet Union in 1963 to make photos about Russian life.
Here are some photos he brought back from the Soviet country. Showing pretty much well atmosphere of that time.
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4 Kiev Retired Man Turns His Hallway into a 19th Century Palace

Kiev Retired Man Turns His Hallway into a 19th Century Palace

Vladimir Chaika turned a hallway of his apartment building - a building where he got an apartment - into a 19th century palace.
What you see here is a work in a progress - not finished yet. However the man spent already sixteen years of his life.
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2 Ladies of Death: Portraits of Russian Women Snipers from World War II, Colorized

Ladies of Death: Portraits of Russian Women Snipers from World War II, Colorized

Take a look at their eyes. In June 1941 Nazi Germany attacked USSR in order to conquer and enslave its people. Soviet army
enlisted over 2,000 women snipers. Now Russian artist Olga Sh finds their photos and turn them into full color.
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0 Kindergarten in USSR, 1960

Kindergarten in USSR, 1960

In 1960 American Life magazine photographers spent a few days in a Russian kindergarten -
preschool facility where kids were going up to the age of seven. Here are their photographs.
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0 Women Serving in Russian Law Enforcement

Women Serving in Russian Law Enforcement

Photographs of Russian women that serve in police and
other law enforcement which Russia has plenty.
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1 Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Soviet and then Russian schoolbooks are pretty much avoiding these artworks. All of them are connected by one topic - heavy drunkenness, bullying, family violence, but mostly of
course, drunkenness. Despite how famous the artist was, how good the artworks themselves are, they are generally not included in the textbooks or art books in Russia.
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2 Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Horses, old cars, Spiderman and many more - this is what you can expect from
Russian people storing at their apartment balconies. This collection has it all.
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0 Only in Russia photos part 9

Only in Russia photos part 9

A new "Only in Russia" collection. Unfortunate ad placements, arrested kittens, why
you shouldn't suck on air force pilot hose, and much more in this edition.
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