122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]In Spring 1896, during the coronation of Nicholas II, a foreign photographer took these color photos showing life in Russia at end of 19th century. Here are more:

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

He stayed in Moscow, St.Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Not all of his photos survived, just some did. This is the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow (above).

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Charity volunteer

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Monument to Heroes.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

The Winter Palace in St.Petersburg.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Street venders on the promenade at St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Anichkov bridge, St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Egypt Bridge St.Petersburg 1896.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

A guard on duty.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Sennaia square, St.Petersburg.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

The port of St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

A taxi at the port of St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

A floating hotel at Nizhny Novgorod

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

The summer residence of Tsar Alexander II, Peterhoff

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

The Cascade Fountains of Peterhoff

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Tsarskoye Selo, Russia

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

A monument to Peter the Great.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

At the market, St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

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Nevsky Ave.,  St.Petersburg

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

The coronation parade near the Paris hotel in Moscow

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

Free beer during the coronation at Khodynski field in Moscow

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

People have fun on Khodinski field.

122 Year Old Color Photos of Old Russia [photos]

However during the coronation, more than 1400 people died when the crowd stampeded.

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