Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

12/2/2013

Old Believers, Bolsheviks and bourgeoisie: The many faces of bygone Russia captured on camera by one of first photojournalists

A pair of weather-beaten woodsmen stare at a camera as they lean against a log pile in the bitter cold; in another image, a general resplendent in his military regalia strikes a pose.

These remarkable photos, from the late 19th and early 20th century, form part of a collection showing the many faces of Russia. for more click here

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