Posts Tagged ‘Volga’

Cheboksary is the capital city of the Soviet Chuvash Republic and a large port on the Volga River. Population: 419,592 (1989 Census) Some rare photos from SovietEraMusem archive:

Soviet racing cars. The SovietEraMuseum exclusive!

Moscow  is the capital city and the most populous city of USSR. SovietEraMuseum present a great photo story about ‘golden years’ of Soviet Moscow:

In January 26, 1924, five days after Lenin’s death, Petrograd was renamed Leningrad. Later some streets and other toponyms were renamed accordingly. The city has over 230 places associated with the life and activities of Lenin. Some of them were turned into museums, as well as cruiser Aurora – a symbol of the October Revolution and the oldest ship in the Russian

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