A selection of interesting photographs from the past. Not only ours, and not only close
Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford, 1980
The original color of the image taken in autochrome technology. Dorset, England, 1913
Drew Barrymore, Mark Seliger, 1993
Freddie Mercury with his cat Tiffany at his London home, 1988
Young couple on a walk. Vladivostok, 90s
Arnold Schwarzenegger posing with a camel. 1977
Soldiers bathe in the middle of the ocean.
Boys knitting oatmeal, Finland, 1930
On the set of The Shining, 1978, USA
1983 year… MAZ 7904…
Length: 32,000 mm
Width: 6800 mm
Height: 3450 mm
Speed: 27 km/h
Load capacity: 220 t
main: 1500 l. With.
auxiliary: 330 l. With.
Ornella Muti, 1976
Photo from the end of the 19th century.
The road from Kyakhta (a Russian trading city on the border with Mongolia) to Moscow in the middle of the 19th century was 5555 versts. Three months of travel for a tea convoy cost from 4 to 8 rubles. from pud. Russia bought 360,000 poods of tea a year to the tune of 5-6 million rubles. More than half of all furs exported from the country went to China in exchange for tea.
Dancing on the pier, summer 1942.
A German observer parachuting from a balloon, 1918
This Jewish youth looks very frightened and hunted when the soldier with a slight smirk shows that he is preparing to cut off his sidelocks. 1941
Young actor Alexander Abdulov
Otar Kushanashvili and Alena Vodonaeva, Tyumen, 1998
Meeting of Russian and Canadian cameramen in the German city of Wismar, May 1945
Danish cyclist Knut Jensen fell off his bike during the scorching heat at the 1960 Olympics in Rome, Italy. Having hit the asphalt, he received a fracture of the base of the skull and died the same day.
According to official information, the cause of death was a heart attack. However, an autopsy revealed that he had amphetamines and blood pressure medications in his system. This was one of the events that later led the IOC to introduce anti-doping rules and a “prohibited list” in the Olympics. In the photo, Knut Jansen faints during a cycling race. Rome, 1960
Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise at the 2000 Oscars
Re-recording music from the Yauza-209 reel-to-reel tape recorder to the Mayak-233 cassette deck. USSR. 1980s
Rally in support of democracy and freedom condemning the anti-presidential coup August 19-21, 1991, Balashov, Saratov region.
“Prepare to meet the Lord” – a sapper heading for a car bomb, Northern Ireland, 1970
Luftwaffe bomber shot down during the Battle of Britain. Possibly a Dornier Do 17. 1940
Angelina Jolie photographed by Jeff Dunas, 1999
Viktor Tsoi in Japan, 1990
Miracles of tank building at the dawn of the development of the tank industry
Prostitutes detained during a night raid. Moscow, 1997
Maunsell’s army forts at Red Sands on the Thames Estuary, 1945
Vladimir Vysotsky in the intensive care unit of the Institute of Emergency Medicine. N. V. Sklifosovsky, 1975
Training aircraft TF-9J Cougar from squadron VT-25 after a not entirely successful landing on an aircraft carrier. USA, May 24, 1966
Stalin’s youngest son Vasily in the cockpit of a Yak-9 aircraft with the inscription “For Volodya!” in memory of the deceased comrade Vladimir Mikoyan. circa 1943
Young Claudia Cardinale
Soviet mail snowmobiles in the Khabarovsk Territory, circa 1983
Egyptian mummy close up
Young Agatha Christie.
Flying medical detachment in Mukden, 1905
At the festive table. Store workers after closing decided to celebrate something, 1930
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