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Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Olga, Maria Nikolaevna and Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna with relatives.

Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Olga, Maria Nikolaevna...

Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Olga (first from right), Maria Nikolaevna (fifth from right) and Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna (sister of Nicholas II) with relatives in a relaxed atmosphere. ... More

Emperor Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra Feodorovna. Belovezhskaya Orthodox Church

Emperor Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra Feodorovna. Belovezhskaya Ortho...

Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna (in the foreground), as well as their accompanying persons, leave the church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Bialowieza). Император Николай II и Императри... More

The Tsar's Hunt, Belovezh Orthodox Church.1894

The Tsar's Hunt, Belovezh Orthodox Church.1894

The Tsar's Hunt 1890s. Царская охота, 1890e.

The family of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II visited his relatives in Germany. Castle Wolfsgarten. 1899-1900

The family of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II visited his relatives in...

Семья Российского Императора Николая Второго в гостях у родственников в Германии. Замок Вольфсгартен. Любительские фотографии из альбома императорской семьи Романовых. 1899-1900 гг. Хранение: ГАРФ (Государстве... More

Roman Catholic Church, Odessa, 1900-1914

Roman Catholic Church, Odessa, 1900-1914

Picryl description: Public domain image of a cathedral or church building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

First Duma gathered in Terioks, 1906

First Duma gathered in Terioks, 1906

Deputies (Cadets and Trudoviks) of the First Duma gathered in Terioks shortly after the adoption of the Vyborg proclamation. The meeting was held on July 14 (27), 1906. The Trudovik deputies proposed the creati... More

Meeting of the Central Committee and district departments of "People's Freedom" in the Central Party Club. Deputies of the First State Duma.

Meeting of the Central Committee and district departments of "People's...

Meeting of the Central Committee and district departments of "People's Freedom" in the Central Party Club. Deputies of the First State Duma. Заседание Центрального Комитета и районных отделов "Народной Свободы... More

Meeting of the election commission for the Second State Duma elections in the Solanoy City Hall

Meeting of the election commission for the Second State Duma elections...

Meeting of members of the election commission for the Second State Duma elections in the Solanoy City Hall. Elections to the Second State Duma. The second elections to the Duma of the Russian Empire took place ... More

Church of Ioannna Rylskago - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

Church of Ioannna Rylskago - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

Church of Ioannna Rylskago Церковь Иoaннa Рыльскаго

At the lesson at the Olginskaya Gymnasium. 1914 - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

At the lesson at the Olginskaya Gymnasium. 1914 - Arkhangelsk (Archang...

At the lesson at the Olginskaya Gymnasium. 1914 На уроке в Ольгинской гимназии. 1914

Local family. People of Mezen, Arkhangelsk Gubernia

Local family. People of Mezen, Arkhangelsk Gubernia

Mezen was founded in the 16th century on the site of Okladnikova (Bolshoy) settlement (Sokolnya Nova) and Kuznetsova (Malaya) settlement of the Mezen district. The first to settle here was the boyar son of Okla... More

Wooden church, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Wooden church, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Neighborhoods of Onega. Chekuevo. Church of the Transfiguration

Neighborhoods of Onega. Chekuevo. Church of the Transfiguration

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Russian Empire, 19th century

Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Russian Empire, 19th century

Vercolsky Monastery. Pinega is one of the oldest settlements in the Arkhangelsk region. By decree of Empress Catherine II in 1780, on the site of the abolished Kevrol district and part of the Dvinsky county, th... More

The village of Sura on the Sura River. New St. Nicholas church.

The village of Sura on the Sura River. New St. Nicholas church.

One of the oldest settlements on Pinega. Mentioned in the Novgorod document of 1471 as "Sura filthy." The village was part of the Kevrol, Pinega and Arkhangelsk districts. the birthplace of John of Kronstadt: R... More

View from Emetskiy Cathedral to Trade Square. Kholomogory surroundings.

View from Emetskiy Cathedral to Trade Square. Kholomogory surroundings...

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Kholomogory surroundings. Emetsk.

Kholomogory surroundings. Emetsk.

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Shenkursk The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel

Shenkursk The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveya... More

Shenkursk - The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel

Shenkursk - The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveya... More

Jail Castle, Shenkursk is a town and the administrative center of Shenkursky District in Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia, located on the right bank of the Vaga River.

Jail Castle, Shenkursk is a town and the administrative center of Shen...

Jail Castle. Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveyard was bought by the Novgo... More

Holy Trinity Convent - Shenkursk

Holy Trinity Convent - Shenkursk

Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveyard was bought by the Novgorod posadnik S... More

Astrakhan, Church of St. Nicholas

Astrakhan, Church of St. Nicholas

Church of St. Nicholas Astrakhan is a city on the Volga River in southern Russia. It's known for the Astrakhan Kremlin, an expansive fortress built in the 1500s. Its values are home to several Russian Orthodox ... More

Astrakhan, Orthodox church of the Protection of the Holy Virgin

Astrakhan, Orthodox church of the Protection of the Holy Virgin

Orthodox church of the Protection of the Holy Virgin Astrakhan is a city on the Volga River in southern Russia. It's known for the Astrakhan Kremlin, an expansive fortress built in the 1500s. Its values are hom... More

Wall tower of the Assumption Monastery. Alexandrov.

Wall tower of the Assumption Monastery. Alexandrov.

Wall tower of the Assumption Monastery. Alexandrov. Стенная башня Успенского монастыря. Александров.

Golden Gate, Vladimir, Russia, Russian Empire, 19th century

Golden Gate, Vladimir, Russia, Russian Empire, 19th century

The Golden Gate was built by the Vladimir princely masters in 1164. During the time of Andrei Bogolyubsky, the city was surrounded by an extended shaft and had seven entrance gates (Golden, Copper, Irininy, Sil... More

Vladimir - The Myrrh-Bearing Church. 1876-1881

Vladimir - The Myrrh-Bearing Church. 1876-1881

Vladimir - The Myrrh-Bearing Church. 1876-1881 Владимир, Мироносицкая церковь. 1876-1881

Vladimir, the Nativity Monastery. Early Spring.

Vladimir, the Nativity Monastery. Early Spring.

Vladimir, the Nativity Monastery. Владимир, Рождественский монастырь.

Ivanovo - Chapel of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God

Ivanovo - Chapel of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God

Chapel of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God Ivanovo originated in the XV century. By 1579 the Pokrovsky Monastery was founded. The first written mention is found in 1608 in the books of the Trinity-Sergius L... More

Arkhangelsk Pogost - Kirzhach, Russia

Arkhangelsk Pogost - Kirzhach, Russia

Arkhangelsk Pogost Kirzhach first mentioned in 1332 in the spiritual literacy of Ivan Kalita as a settlement with the St. Sergius of Radonezh Annunciation founded in 1358, the blossoming period of which falls ... More

Murom, Trinity and Annunciation Monasteries.

Murom, Trinity and Annunciation Monasteries.

Trinity and Annunciation Monasteries. Murom is one of the oldest cities in Russia. In the 9th century CE, Murom was the easternmost settlement of the East Slavs in the land of the Finno-Ugric people called Mur... More

Murom, Nikolo-Quay Church. View from the west. Photo of the middle. 1890s

Murom, Nikolo-Quay Church. View from the west. Photo of the middle. 18...

Nikolo-Quay Church. View from the west. Photo of the middle. 1890s Murom is one of the oldest cities in Russia. In the 9th century CE, Murom was the easternmost settlement of the East Slavs in the land of the ... More

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna with her husband Nikolai Kulikovsky and sons Tikhon and Guriy.

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna with her husband Nikolai Kulikovsky an...

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna Romanova-Kulikovskaya (the youngest daughter of Emperor Alexander III and Empress Maria Feodorovna) with her husband Nikolai Kulikovsky and sons Tikhon and Guriy. Великая Кня... More

Commission for the selection of jewelry at the auction "Christie" in London, 1927.

Commission for the selection of jewelry at the auction "Christie" in L...

Commission for the selection of jewelry at the auction "Christie" in London, 1927. The photo does not show a large diamond tiara. The trail of it was lost in 1922. Комиссия по отбору драгоценностей на аукционе... More

Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna visiting relatives in Germany. Castle Wolfsgarten, October 1899.

Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna visiting relative...

Император Николай II (в первом ряду слева) и Императрица Александра Феодоровна (во втором ряду вторая слева) в гостях у родственников в Германии. Замок Вольфсгартен, октябрь 1899 года. Emperor Nicholas II (in... More

Coronet Rapier II Civray St Nicholas Church rear Triptych

Coronet Rapier II Civray St Nicholas Church rear Triptych

Coronet Rapier II Civray St Nicholas Church rear Triptych Public domain photograph of historic church building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Church of St Nicholas, Messines

Church of St Nicholas, Messines

View of the church taken from Rue Courte et Belle (Korte Mooiestraat). c.1914...The church originally served as an abbey church for the Abbaye Notre-Dame de Messines and was erected by Countess Adela of France... More

Solemn opening of the State Duma and the State Council. Winter Palace. April 27, 1906

Solemn opening of the State Duma and the State Council. Winter Palace....

Solemn opening of the State Duma and the State Council. Winter Palace. April 27, 1906 Торжественное открытие Государственной думы и Государственного совета. Зимний дворец. 27 апреля 1906

The family of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II visited his relatives in Germany. Castle Wolfsgarten. 1899-1900

The family of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II visited his relatives in...

Семья Российского Императора Николая Второго в гостях у родственников в Германии. Замок Вольфсгартен. Любительские фотографии из альбома императорской семьи Романовых. 1899-1900 гг. Хранение: ГАРФ (Государстве... More

Crews and carriages with palace ranks pass the church of Grebnevskaya Mother of God

Crews and carriages with palace ranks pass the church of Grebnevskaya ...

Coronation of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, 1896 - Crews and carriages with palace ranks pass to the Lubyanka square along Myasnitskaya street in the days of coronation celebrations; in ... More

Deputies of the First State Duma, sentenced to 3 months in prison for signing the Vyborg proclamation, at the gates of the prison.

Deputies of the First State Duma, sentenced to 3 months in prison for ...

Deputies of the First State Duma, sentenced to 3 months in prison for signing the Vyborg proclamation, at the gates of the prison. Deputies (Cadets and Trudoviks) of the First Duma gathered in Terioks shortly a... More

Deputies of the First State Duma at the Tauride Palace after the dissolution of the Duma.

Deputies of the First State Duma at the Tauride Palace after the disso...

July 9, 1906, deputies who came to the Tauride Palace for the next meeting found locked doors. And next to him on the column hung a manifesto signed by the tsar to end the work of the First Duma, because she, c... More

French President Raymond Poincaré with members of the French mission and a group of people meeting him at the entrance to the People's House of Emperor Nicholas II. July 28, 1912.

French President Raymond Poincaré with members of the French mission a...

"M. Poincare, the French Prime Minister, arrived at Kronstadt on Friday week in the cruiser Conde' for a week's visit to Russia. M. Poincare is not only Prime Minister but Minister for Foreign Affairs. He is cl... More

Chapel in Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Chapel in Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Neighborhoods of Onega. Chekuevo. Church of the Transfiguration

Neighborhoods of Onega. Chekuevo. Church of the Transfiguration

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Wedding Ceremony. Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Wedding Ceremony. Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Cathedral of Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

Cathedral of Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

Vercolsky Monastery. Pinega is one of the oldest settlements in the Arkhangelsk region. By decree of Empress Catherine II in 1780, on the site of the abolished Kevrol district and part of the Dvinsky county, th... More

Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Russian Empire, 19th century

Verkolsky Monastery, Pinega, Russian Empire, 19th century

Vercolsky Monastery. Pinega is one of the oldest settlements in the Arkhangelsk region. By decree of Empress Catherine II in 1780, on the site of the abolished Kevrol district and part of the Dvinsky county, th... More

The Resurrection Church in Kevrol. Pinega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

The Resurrection Church in Kevrol. Pinega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

Pinega is one of the oldest settlements in the Arkhangelsk region. By decree of Empress Catherine II in 1780, on the site of the abolished Kevrol district and part of the Dvinsky county, the Pinega county of th... More

Wooden Church of St. John the Theologian. Sura on the Sura River. Archangel region, 1891

Wooden Church of St. John the Theologian. Sura on the Sura River. Arch...

Wooden Church of St. John the Theologian (1899-1900). One of the oldest settlements on Pinega. Mentioned in the Novgorod document of 1471 as "Sura filthy." The village was part of the Kevrol, Pinega and Arkhan... More

Icon Kholmogory, public domain photograph

Icon Kholmogory, public domain photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

View of the Anthony-Siya Monastery.  Kholmogory

View of the Anthony-Siya Monastery. Kholmogory

View of the Anthony-Siya Monastery. Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kol... More

Icon Kholmogory surroundings, public domain photograph

Icon Kholmogory surroundings, public domain photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Kholomogory, portrait - Public domain portrait photograph

Kholomogory, portrait - Public domain portrait photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Surroundings of Kholmogory. Chukhcherma. The church of St. Elijah.

Surroundings of Kholmogory. Chukhcherma. The church of St. Elijah.

Surroundings of Kholmogory. Chukhcherma. The church of St. Elijah. Окрестности Холмогор. Чухчерьма. Ильинская церковь. Северный фасад.

Icon Kholomogory, public domain photograph

Icon Kholomogory, public domain photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Mikhail Archangel Cathedral. Shenkursk.

Mikhail Archangel Cathedral. Shenkursk.

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveya... More

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel  Many historians identify Shenkursk w

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel Many historians identify Shenk...

The Cathedral of Michael the Archangel Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveya... More

Astrakhan, Church of St. Nicholas

Astrakhan, Church of St. Nicholas

Astrakhan is a city on the Volga River in southern Russia. It's known for the Astrakhan Kremlin, an expansive fortress built in the 1500s. Its values are home to several Russian Orthodox churches, including the... More

Vladimir - St. George's Church. 1876-1881

Vladimir - St. George's Church. 1876-1881

St. George's Church. 1876-1881 Георгиевская церковь. 1876-1881 Public domain photograph of church, Russian Empire, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Vladimir. Knyaginin nunnery., Russian Empire, 19th century

Vladimir. Knyaginin nunnery., Russian Empire, 19th century

Vladimir. Knyaginin nunnery. Владимир. Княгинин денский монастырь.

Navy ship officer. Images of the uniforms of the Russian-Imperial troops, consisting of 88 persons illuminated. 1793.

Navy ship officer. Images of the uniforms of the Russian-Imperial troo...

Images of the uniforms of the Russian-Imperial troops, consisting of 88 persons illuminated. 1793. Изображения мундиров российско-императорского войска, состоящих из 88 лиц иллюминированных. 1793.

Ivanovo, Pokrovsky Cathedral - Textile Center of Russian Empire

Ivanovo, Pokrovsky Cathedral - Textile Center of Russian Empire

Pokrovsky Cathedral Ivanovo originated in the XV century. By 1579 the Pokrovsky Monastery was founded. The first written mention is found in 1608 in the books of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra. During the Time of T... More

Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Maria Nikolaevna, Anastasia Nikolaevna and Olga Nikolaevna.

Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Maria Nikolaevna, Anas...

Daughters of Emperor Nicholas II Grand Princess Maria Nikolaevna, Anastasia Nikolaevna and Olga Nikolaevna. Дочери Императора Николая II Великие Княжны Мария Николаевна, Анастасия Николаевна и Ольга Николаевна.

Ksenia Georgievna - Public domain portrait photograph

Ksenia Georgievna - Public domain portrait photograph

Ksenia Georgievna Ксения Георгиевна Public domain photograph related to Russian history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Illuminations of Count Nostitz. Album.

Illuminations of Count Nostitz. Album.

Foros Church near Baidar Gate, built by A.G. Kuznetsov. Церковь Фороса у Байдарских ворот, построенная А.Г. Кузнецовым.

The meeting room of the State Duma 1906-1917

The meeting room of the State Duma 1906-1917

The meeting room of the State Duma 1906-1917. Зал заседаний государственной думы 1906-1917 года.

Arkhangelsk in 1917. Albert Thomas travel to Russia.

Arkhangelsk in 1917. Albert Thomas travel to Russia.

Socialist Albert Thomas was WWI ardent supporter, standing on social-chauvinist position. After the 1917 February Revolution, he traveled to Russia, where he negotiated with the Provisional Government and the P... More

Church of All Sorrowful Mother of God (Hospital) - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

Church of All Sorrowful Mother of God (Hospital) - Arkhangelsk (Archan...

Church of All Sorrowful Mother of God (Hospital) Церковь Всех Скорбящей Божией Матери (Госпитальная)

English Consulate and Anglican Church - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

English Consulate and Anglican Church - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

English Consulate and Anglican Church Английское консульство и домовая англиканская церковь

Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin. 1887 - Mezen

Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin. 1887 - Mezen

Mezen was founded in the 16th century on the site of Okladnikova (Bolshoy) settlement (Sokolnya Nova) and Kuznetsova (Malaya) settlement of the Mezen district. The first to settle here was the boyar son of Okla... More

Gathering, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Gathering, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Marriage. Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Marriage. Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Pinega and surrounding area, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

Pinega and surrounding area, Arkhangelsk region, Russia

Pinega is one of the oldest settlements in the Arkhangelsk region. By decree of Empress Catherine II in 1780, on the site of the abolished Kevrol district and part of the Dvinsky county, the Pinega county of th... More

Icon Kholmogory, surroundings, public domain photograph

Icon Kholmogory, surroundings, public domain photograph

View of the Anthony-Siya Monastery. Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kol... More

Icon Kholomogory surroundings, public domain photograph

Icon Kholomogory surroundings, public domain photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Kholomogory surroundings - Public domain portrait photograph

Kholomogory surroundings - Public domain portrait photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Icon Kholmogory, public domain photograph

Icon Kholmogory, public domain photograph

Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (originally Kolmogory, Kolmogorsky town) is containe... More

Chapel of the Resurrection of the All-Merciful. Kholmogory.

Chapel of the Resurrection of the All-Merciful. Kholmogory.

Chapel of the Resurrection of the All-Merciful. Kholmogory was first mentioned in the charter charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich 1138 as the Novgorod "Ivani-Pogost". The name of Kholmogory (ori... More

Church of the Presentation of the Lord

Church of the Presentation of the Lord

Church of the Presentation of the Lord Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveya... More

Shenkursk Holy Trinity Convent, Russian Empire, 19th century

Shenkursk Holy Trinity Convent, Russian Empire, 19th century

Holy Trinity Convent Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveyard was bought by t... More

Holy Trinity Convent in Shenkursk, Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia, located on the right bank of the Vaga River.

Holy Trinity Convent in Shenkursk, Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia, located...

Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveyard was bought by the Novgorod posadnik S... More

Holy Trinity Convent Shenkursk, Russian Empire, 19th century

Holy Trinity Convent Shenkursk, Russian Empire, 19th century

Many historians identify Shenkursk with Chudin, a place to collect taxes in the charter of the Novgorod prince Svyatoslav Olgovich from 1137. In 1315, the Shenkur graveyard was bought by the Novgorod posadnik S... More

Golden Gate, Vladimir, Russian Empire

Golden Gate, Vladimir, Russian Empire

The Golden Gate was built by the Vladimir princely masters in 1164. During the time of Andrei Bogolyubsky, the city was surrounded by an extended shaft and had seven entrance gates (Golden, Copper, Irininy, Sil... More

Cemetery church - Vyazniki of Vladimir Gubernia

Cemetery church - Vyazniki of Vladimir Gubernia

Cemetery church Vyazniki history starts from the ancient city-fortress Yaropolch-Zalessky, founded by Prince Yaropolk Vladimirovich in 1135-1138. The city was burnt in 1239 by the troops of Batu and Subedey. T... More

Assumption cemetery church, Kirzhach, Russia

Assumption cemetery church, Kirzhach, Russia

Assumption cemetery church Kirzhach first mentioned in 1332 in the spiritual literacy of Ivan Kalita as a settlement with the St. Sergius of Radonezh Annunciation founded in 1358, the blossoming period of whic... More

Kazan street. Melenki, Vladimir Gubernia, Russia, in the Meshchera Lowlands on the banks of the Unzha River

Kazan street. Melenki, Vladimir Gubernia, Russia, in the Meshchera Low...

Kazanskaya street There is a legend that Melenki was founded in 1463 by settlers from Kostroma that was destroyed by Tatars. In 1778, the village of Melenki, when the Vladimir province was divided into countie... More

The Korozhnaya Tower of the Solovetsky Monastery and the Church of the Icon of Our Lady of Sorrows Soothe my sorrows.

The Korozhnaya Tower of the Solovetsky Monastery and the Church of the...

The Korozhnaya Tower of the Solovetsky Monastery and the Church of the Icon of Our Lady of Sorrows Soothe my sorrows. The Solovetsky Monastery. Arkhangelsk Province, Russia. Photos of Prokudin Gorsky. 1916. ... More

Murom, Nikolo - Zaryadskaya church.

Murom, Nikolo - Zaryadskaya church.

Murom is one of the oldest cities in Russia. In the 9th century CE, Murom was the easternmost settlement of the East Slavs in the land of the Finno-Ugric people called Muromians and mentioned as early as 862. ... More

Nativity Church. Murom, Vladimir Province, Russia

Nativity Church. Murom, Vladimir Province, Russia

Nativity Church. Murom is one of the oldest cities in Russia. In the 9th century CE, Murom was the easternmost settlement of the East Slavs in the land of the Finno-Ugric people called Muromians and mentioned ... More

Altar of the Orthodox Church of Belovezhskaya Pushcha.

Altar of the Orthodox Church of Belovezhskaya Pushcha.

View of the altar of the Orthodox Church of Belovezhskaya Pushcha. Вид алтаря православной Беловежской церкви.

Belovezhskaya Orthodox Church, Russian Empire, 19th century

Belovezhskaya Orthodox Church, Russian Empire, 19th century

Belovezhskaya Orthodox Church Public domain photograph related to the history of Russia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Journey to the East - Nicolas II Asia Tour by Ukhtomsky

Journey to the East - Nicolas II Asia Tour by Ukhtomsky

Illustration from the book of Ukhtomsky "Journey to the East of His Imperial Highness the Sovereign of the Heir of the Tsesarevich". Volume 1, edition - 1893. In the illustration: Before breakfast at the pyra... More

German Kirche, Odessa, Russian Empire, 19th century

German Kirche, Odessa, Russian Empire, 19th century

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Deputies of the First State Duma at the first meeting of the First State Duma in the Tauride Palace. Opening of the First State Duma. April 27, 1906.

Deputies of the First State Duma at the first meeting of the First Sta...

Deputies of the First State Duma at the first meeting of the First State Duma in the Tauride Palace. Opening of the First State Duma. April 27, 1906. Первое заседание Первой Государственной думы в Таврическом... More

Arkhangelsk in 1917. Albert Thomas travel to Russia.

Arkhangelsk in 1917. Albert Thomas travel to Russia.

Socialist Albert Thomas was WWI ardent supporter, standing on social-chauvinist position. After the 1917 February Revolution, he traveled to Russia, where he negotiated with the Provisional Government and the P... More

Solombala. Cathedral of the Savior's Transfiguration - Arkhangelsk (Archangel)

Solombala. Cathedral of the Savior's Transfiguration - Arkhangelsk (Ar...

Solombala. Cathedral of the Savior's Transfiguration - Arkhangelsk (Archangel) Соломбала. Собор Спаса Преображения

Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin. 1887 - Mezen of Arkhangelsk Gubernia

Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin. 1887 - Mezen of Arkha...

Mezen was founded in the 16th century on the site of Okladnikova (Bolshoy) settlement (Sokolnya Nova) and Kuznetsova (Malaya) settlement of the Mezen district. The first to settle here was the boyar son of Okla... More

Cathedral, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

Cathedral, Onega, Arkhangelsk region, Russia, White Sea.

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More

Cathedral of the Exultation, Onega, Arkhangelsk Province

Cathedral of the Exultation, Onega, Arkhangelsk Province

The river Onega before the appearance of Arkhangelsk was the main driver of the Russian North when the owner of the White Sea was the Solovetsky Monastery, to which it served as the shortest route. The estuary ... More