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The Girl with a Hatbox

Двадцатые годы, когда все были
Двадцатилетними, молодыми,
Скрылись в хронологическом дыме.

Soviet instrumental version of Je cherche après Titine (aka the nonsense song from Chaplin’s Modern Times), Ferdinand Krish’s orchestra, 1930s 

"Cycling attractions", illustration by M. Getmansky, 1927
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"Cycling attractions", illustration by M. Getmansky, 1927

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Schoolchildren in Tula on the day of Lenin’s funeral; January 27, 1924
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Schoolchildren in Tula on the day of Lenin’s funeral; January 27, 1924

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"Возле города кронштадта", оркестр Цфасмана, поёт Павел Михайлов, 1943 / "By the city of Kronstadt", Alexander Tsfasman’s orchestra, sung by Pavel Mihailov, 1943

sovtime:

1 рубль СССР 1924 года.
1 ruble of USSR, 1924.

sovtime:

1 рубль СССР 1924 года.

1 ruble of USSR, 1924.

"Physical culture in service of the defense of the USSR! Summer festival of physical culture, August 1927."
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"Physical culture in service of the defense of the USSR! Summer festival of physical culture, August 1927."

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“Искусство Одеваться” (The Art of Dressing), #5 1928

“Искусство Одеваться” (The Art of Dressing), #5 1928

"An enormous factory can drown in this tiny little glass. Let’s kick out drunks from the working masses!", poster by Iosif Yang, 1929

"An enormous factory can drown in this tiny little glass. Let’s kick out drunks from the working masses!", poster by Iosif Yang, 1929

Workers at AMO (presently ZIL) car factory, 1926
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Workers at AMO (presently ZIL) car factory, 1926

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Trotsky, his wife Natalia Sedova and their son Lev Sedov in exile in Alma-Ata, 1928

Trotsky, his wife Natalia Sedova and their son Lev Sedov in exile in Alma-Ata, 1928

Today I learned: More people died during the shooting of the storming of the Winter Palace in Eisenstein’s October than on the actual historic day.

The second wooden building of Lenin’s mausoleum, 1925 

The second wooden building of Lenin’s mausoleum, 1925 

Mayakovsky’s draft for the poem “Back home!”/”Домой!”, 1925

Mayakovsky’s draft for the poem “Back home!”/”Домой!”, 1925


A picture of Lilya Brik and Luella Krasnoshchekova by Alexander Rodchenko, 1924

A picture of Lilya Brik and Luella Krasnoshchekova by Alexander Rodchenko, 1924

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Novo-Ryazanskaya Street truck garage in Moscow, Konstantin Melnikov and Vladimir Shukhov, 1926-1929

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