The life of the country in the midst of perestroika.
Park of Culture. Author: Andrey Bezukladnikov. Moscow.
Author: Sergei Zinoviev. Syktyvkar.
Queue for sugar. Krasnaya Presnya. Author: Vladimir Sergienko. Moscow.
Birthday of German Vinogradov. Author: Andrey Bezukladnikov.
Harmonist on the train. Author: Vladimir Sokolaev. Nikolaevsky region.
Parade on Red Square. Author: Evgeny Khaldei. Moscow.
The masked man and the man carrying the door. Author: Vladimir Sokolaev. Novokuznetsk.
The Red Square. Author: Vladimir Bogdanov. Moscow.
Cycle “I am betrothed to Moscow by the Boulevard Ring”. From the series “Hippies on Gogols”. Author: Alexander Tyagny-Ryadno. Moscow.
Sale of bread. Author: Vladislav Mikhailov. Chuvash ASSR.
From the cycle “Working class”. Author: Mikhail Ladeyshchikov. Cheboksary.
“The national question is a question!” Author: Pavel Kassin. Baku.
A visitor to the “Week of Conscience” in the recreation center MELZ inspects the Wall of Memory. Unknown author. Moscow.
“Cossacks”. Author: S. Arkanov. Chelyabinsk region, Varnensky district, the village of Nikolaevka.
Archive of Igor Stomakhin
GUM. Reflection in the window. Author: Igor Stomakhin. Moscow.
Washing the Lenin Mausoleum before the holiday. Author: Vladimir Sokolaev. Moscow.
Spaceship “Buran” at the start. Unknown author. Kazakh SSR.
Archive of Artem Mikhailovich Romashov
Perestroika, glasnost, democratization. Author: Artem Romashov. Leningrad.
In 1988, the border of the USSR was still “locked”
In May 1988, the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan began (photo by Douglas E. Curran AFP Getty Images)
The most scandalous film of the year is Little Vera, which premiered in March 1988.
In early 1988, Hollywood superman Arnold Schwarzenegger came to Moscow to shoot on location.
In 1988, the first official beauty contest “Moscow Beauty” was held. The winner was Masha Kalinina
On December 21, 1988, the largest plane in the world, which was made in the USSR, “Mriya” took off into the sky
In 1988, the production of the small car VAZ 1111 “OKA” began
Bessarabian market in Kyiv. 1988
USSR Chess Championship. Match Karpov – Kasparov. Alexander Abaza, July 25, 1988 – August 19, 1988, Moscow
Costumed performance by Ekaterina Ryzhikova at the Bolshoy Arena. Andrey Bezukladnikov, 1988, Moscow
Churbanov and others. Lev Sherstennikov, 1988, from the MAMM/MDF archive.
“Mamonov and Alexey”. Igor Mukhin, 1988, from the MAMM/MDF archive.
Leningrad Station. Moscow. Author Yuri Syuganov.
Near metro Park Kultury. Moscow. Author Yuri Syuganov.
October 25 Street, standing behind ice cream
On the corner of Pushkinskaya street
American fast food has arrived
Maly Kozikhinsky lane, cooperative cafe
November 7 parade.
Participants of the first official beauty contest in the USSR.
Arnold has arrived.
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