The Color of Russian History

Over 100 years ago, a gentleman traveled in Russia and took pictures–in color. Here is one:

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Several more can be found at this gallery provided by Newsweek. I do not know about you, but I was previously unaware that any color photos had been taken that early. It makes the past seem not so very far away after all.

2 thoughts on “The Color of Russian History

  1. Absolutely gorgeous. I sent the link to my husband. He will enjoy it. I’m glad that the photographs were preserved for us to see a time that is gone.

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