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Russia in color, a century ago
boston globe ^ | August 20, 2010 | Alan tayor

Posted on 08/25/2010 8:41:12 PM PDT by Charlespg

With images from southern and central Russia in the news lately due to extensive wildfires, I thought it would be interesting to look back in time with this extraordinary collection of color photographs taken between 1909 and 1912. In those years, photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) undertook a photographic survey of the Russian Empire with the support of Tsar Nicholas II

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TOPICS: Arts/Photography; History; Travel
KEYWORDS: ggg; photography; russia; tsar
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To: pallmallman

I was referring to the 1914 War. If that one had been avoided, no Lenin/Stalin, no Hitler, probably no Great Depression, no Wilsonian template for FDR’s mass expansion of the fed gov, etc., etc.


41 posted on 08/28/2010 1:36:13 PM PDT by Burma Jones
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