History of Moscow in pictures.
Pictures are arranged historically; find images of today's Moscow on the bottom.
History of Moscow in brief
Alexei Marshakov (email: email@example.com) provides
illustrating different eras in the history of Moscow. Here are links to some of them:
Bilding the first wooden Moscow walls in 1156.
The limestone walls were built in XIV century.
View on Moscow during Ivan The Terrible era (XVI century)
Red Square in the XVII century.
Birds view towards the southwest from modern Kremlin.
History of Moscow
from its foundation (1147 a.c.) up to the middle of XVIII century is narrated by the Seanet Corporation server. Copyright ©1995, 96 Seanet Corporation. Send comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Russian Empire, 1895-1910. Pictures of Moscow. Photographs from stereoscopic negatives in the Keystone-Mast Collection. They are presented by California Museum of Photography, University of California, Riverside (comments: email@example.com )
Cathedral of the Saviour
viewed from the Kremlin, Moscow. This cathedral was destroyed in 1930s.
Hall of St. Andrew
as seen from the Hall of St. Alexander, Great Kremlin Palace, Moscow.
New Trading Rows
on the Red Square ("GUM" in Soviet era). Note the position of the K.Minin&Pozharski monument.
Pictures of other cities.
Here you can look at the small collection of old postcards:
Moscow in the beginning of XX century
presented by Sergei Senin. (His server is located in Portsmouth, UK)
The World War II:
Nazi's Bombing of Moscow
on July 26, 1941 (copyright TIME Inc.)
Civil War in Moscow, October 2-3, 1993.
collection of slides. She is a photographer at Topeka Capital-Journal. Her slides document the life of ordinary people in
Moscow, June of 1995
. This slide show is a part of the Treasures of the Czars Exhibition in the Kanzas International Museum.
. The photo diary of an one day in Moscow presented by Andrei Sebrant (firstname.lastname@example.org )
, photo-exhibition constructed by Andrei Sebrant.
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