Category: Russia

Booklet from the Museum of Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training…

Booklet from the Museum of Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Zvyozdny Gorodok (Star Town) near Moscow – published in 1987 (buy here)

August covers of Rabotnitsa magazine, 1970s

August covers of Rabotnitsa magazine, 1970s

Pin #1 reads “Prepared for civil defence in USSR”Pin…

Pin #1 reads “Prepared for civil defence in USSR”
Pin #2 reads “Honored student of the Soviet Army”

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Russian dairy recipe cards, 1990 (buy here)

Russian dairy recipe cards, 1990 (buy here)

6 unused New Year cards, 1986 (buy here)

6 unused New Year cards, 1986 (buy here)

Antique Russian Apple Saviour postcard (via)

Antique Russian Apple Saviour postcard (via)

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