Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

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Semen O. Fridlyand was a Soviet photographer from Kiev. He was born in 1905 in the family of Jewish bootmakers.  He wanted to become a journalist but refused this idea because of censorship.

In the 1950 he was the chief editor in the popular magazine “Ogonyok” that is still published in Russia.

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Over those years Semen made a lot of photos of ordinary Soviet people.

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Breakfast in a Ukrainian village

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Wheat harvesting in Ukraine.

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Professors in the Moscow energy institute.

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Traditional dances in Kabardino-Balkaria.

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Ukrainian orphan home

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Young workers at the construction site in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Sailor of the Pacific fleet

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Morning in a village not far from Velikiye Luki city

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Admiral Gorshkov in uniform, Crimea, Sevastopol, 1954

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Wheat harvesting

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Worker in the port of Kazan, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Picking tomatoes, Moscow region, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Wheat harvesting on a Ukrainain collective farm, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

In the mountains near Kislovodsk, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

At the steering wheel of a ship on the Volga river, Kazan, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

The mine in Qostanay, Kazakhstan

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Sailor in the Baltic Sea

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Studio work, Moscow, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Valya Borovkina, crane operator at the Kazan river port, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Ukrainian village, 1950

Color Photos of the Soviet Daily Life In the1950s

Nizhny Tagil, 1954

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