Thursday, November 20, 2014

Faces of the Russian Empire - 1860s

It seems I am in the vintage photo mood. I came across these photos and decided to share them. Most of these people are peasants photographed in 1860s.

From signatures and national dress these folks seem to be from the North - around Archangel District. 

Peasant girl






Peasant from Archangel District 65 y.o  and woman 54 y.o

Peasant from Klim District -39 y.o and wife 33 y.o

Peasant maiden from Archangel District

Korels. Kilim District 32 and 36 y.o

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