Category: 1960s

sovietpostcards:1960s Сбор яблок.

sovietpostcards:

1960s

Сбор яблок.

1960s

1960s

August 19, 2018 – Savior of the Apple Feast Day (Яблочный спас)….

August 19, 2018 – Savior of the Apple Feast Day (Яблочный спас). This holiday is of pre-Christian origin and is associated with harvesting fruit, esp. apples.

(Soviet postcards from 1969)

Soviet matchbox labels commemorating Women’s Day (March 8) (via)

Soviet matchbox labels commemorating Women’s Day (March 8) (via)

Making canned fruit in Tiraspol (Moldavia), 1960s

Making canned fruit in Tiraspol (Moldavia), 1960s

Sorting through my new finds today. These are all minicards from…

Sorting through my new finds today. These are all minicards from the 60s! So thrilled to have found them; these are rare.

Most of these are May Day cards and a bunch are for New Year’s.

Soviet QSL cards (radio contact confirmation), 1961 (via)…

Soviet QSL cards (radio contact confirmation), 1961 (via)

Interestingly, this sort of card was free to mail in the USSR.

sovietpostcards: Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow…

sovietpostcards:

Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow (1964)

Do you guys play? I’m a big fan of ping pong!

Настольный теннис в Парке Горького в Москве. 1964 год.

sovietpostcards: Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow…

sovietpostcards:

Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow (1964)

Do you guys play? I’m a big fan of ping pong!

Настольный теннис в Парке Горького в Москве. 1964 год.

Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow (1964)Do you guys…

Ping pong tables in the Gorky Park in Moscow (1964)

Do you guys play? I’m a big fan of ping pong!