The Russian Empire existed from 22 October 1721 until 1917 when a Soviet Republic was announced. It was the third largest Empire in history after the Britain and Mongol ones with its Emperor having an absolute power. The city of Tashkent photos of which is presented below was one of its possessions in the East.
A street in a new Russian city.
Hospitalnaya Str., Hospital and Pasterovskaya station.
Romanovskaya Str. 1
Tashkent views. Military meeting.
Pushkinskaya Str. 3.
Romanovskaya Str. in Tashkent.
Grammar school for girls.
On the Tashkent road 1. The Bashkir.
On the Tashkent road 2. The Kyrgyz.
On the Tashkent road 9. Camels.
On the Tashkent road 12. The Kyrgyz in the field.
On the Tashkent road 13. Camel harness.
The Cathedral of Sergey Radonezhsky.
Irdzharskaya Str. in Tashkent
State Bank in Tashkent.
Field climatic station and koumiss (healthy drink) medical center. Hospital.
Kaufmann Prospect in Tashkent.
Antique places of the Tashkent region.
Market in the neighbourhood of Tashkent.
Tashkent, the main mosque observed from the height.
Views of Tashkent. Jewish sinagoga.
The caravan is heading to the town of Verpiy.
Neighbourhood of Tashkent.
Tashkent, Circus, Coliseum Theater.
Fruit bazaar and the mosque.
Views of Central Asia, Bazaar in Tashkent.
Old city, Schanchan-Taur mosque.
Main street of the Old City.
Local types of people.
Preobrazhensky Military Cathedral.
Masar-Hat Iman, old city.
Remote parts of Tashkent. Kirghiz winter.
Circus, Coliseum Theater.
Gymnasts during a holiday.
The mosque in Tashkent.
Market and Asian dining room.
The araba cart.
After an earthquake.
Views of Tashkent. Entrance to the fortress.
The military cathedral.
Kaufmann Str. of Tashkent
The Russian part of the city.
In the old city.
Warehouse and retail shop of Pharmacists’ partnership.
Camels at rest.
The inner yard.
Gates to Tashkent.
The fortress of 1870.
Camels in the street.
The shop sold Asian footwear from Kazan.
Another religious school in the old city.
Bread market, 1914.
School for boys.
Entertainment in Tashkent.
Pavilion commissioned by the oil rich Nobel brothers for the Agricultural Exhibition in Tashkent.
The first Belgian car in Tashkent,1910.
The first motorcycle rider in Tashkent,1912. By the end of the 19th century the Russian Empire was had been the second largest territory int the world after the Britain Empire not considering the area of Alaska tha had been Russian from 1744 to 1867.