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Moscow in 1930s [more]

27 Apr

Anti-NEP propaganda

“Fire Protection Propaganda Station”

Sukharev Tower, blown up in 1934

The Vladimir Gate on Lubyanka square, destroyed in 1934

House of Culture of the “Kauchuk” factory

The “Zuev” House of Culture

The “Rusakov” Workers’ Club

Moiseevskaya square

Tram station on the Moiseevskaya square

New car in old Moscow

Foreigners taking photos at MosTorg

Foreigner taking photos

Kvas and mors (berry beer) seller

“A better customer service for the workers!”

Manifestation along Krasnoprudnaya street

Perhaps the interior of the TORGSIN (foreign currency shop)

Queue in front of the shop of Armenian drinks along the Pyatnitsa street

Birzhevaya square

Sokolniki, Green theatre

Sylvester Stallone’s father selling foreign currency at the wall of Kitaigorod

“Soyuzpechat”, newspaper seller at the wall of Kitaigorod

Taxi station at the Leningrad railway station

Carter along the Strominka

Moscow in 1930s

27 Apr
The Kremlin from the Bolshoi Kamenny Most

The Kremlin from the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky Most

The Kremlin from the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky Most

The Mosvkoretskaya street and the Vasilevsky spusk from the Moskvoretsky bridge

Kremlin, Granovitaya Palace

Kremlin, the Blagoveschensky (Annunciation) cathedra

The Great Ivan bell tower

The Red Square

The GUM supermarket

Resurrection or Iversky gate (destroyed in 1931)

Sverdlov (Theatre) square

Teatralny proezd towards the Lubyanka

The CUM supermarket

The Second Moscow Art Theatre (then Central Children’s Theatre)

TORGSIN, the “foreign currency” shop for foreigners (1931-36)

Ohotny Ryad street

The Soviet square

Agitation poster for the five years plan on the Soviet square

Soviet square, Lenin Institute

Strastnaya square (where the giant lion was sleeping)

Tversky square, with the still standing New Triumphal Gate

The Christ Savior cathedral, blown up in 1931

The Christ Savior cathedral

The Novodevichi monastery

The Pyatnitsa street with the Paraskeva Pyatnitsa church (destroyed in 1935)

The Resurrection of Christ church in SokolnikiA szokolnyiki Krisztus Feltámadása-templom

Tower of the Church of St. Pantelemon of Athos