Category: Soviet Union

Fonarny (Lantern) Bridge on river Moika in Leningrad (c. 1976)

Yaroslavsky Train Station in Moscow by Yu. Kuzmin (1965)

“Why Does The Bear Sleep In Winter?” – vintage Russian children’s book from 1949. Cover art by G. Karlov.

Soviet anti-smoking propaganda.

Left: he smoked… Right: he quit smoking!

25 October Street in Moscow (1969)

Illustration from Murzilka (12/1954)

Clinic #94 in Moscow. Dr. M. Kleyman is leaving to see a patient. Photo by E. Yevzerikhin (1954)

Waiting for fireworks. Moscow, photo by Igor Zotin (1978)

Ded Moroz and Snegurochka, illustration by M. Rebinder

Revolution Square and Kuibyshev Street in Leningrad (1978)