Indian summer

Indian

Autumn path

path

GAZ-21

GAZ-21

Autumn pond

pond

Autumn lake

lake

Russian exterior

The old facade
The old facade of the metal

Russian interior

staircase
The old staircase

Autumn Larch

Larch

Old Believer church. Nizhny Novgorod region.

Nizhny Novgorod region

Autumn Sun

Sun

Fall river

river

Autumn road

road

Autumn forest and field

forest and field

Autumn Village pond

Village pond

Fallen autumn leaves floating in the water

Fallen autumn leaves

Beautiful picture of water

Beautiful water

Little Falls

A view of Little Falls
A view of Little Falls

In the rain under the bridge

under the bridge

Сreek

creek

Autumn in the Village

in the Village

Fallen autumn leaves

floating in the water

Autumn bridge

bridge

Fallen autumn leaves floating in the water

Fallen autumn leaves

Fall river

river

The old fire truck

old fire truck

At Pond Village

Pond Village

Autumn Village at the Pond

A chain

chain above the water

A chain is a series of connected links which are typically made of metal.

Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei A. Gromyko, center, discusses political strategy with Communist country representatives in a UN lounge

The Soviet Union, which had seen Israel destroy or capture the jet fighters, tanks, and rockets it had supplied to the U.A.R. and Syria, then called for an emergency session of the 122-nation General Assembly to be attended by the heads of government. The Kremlin and the White House, using the Hot Line, conferred repeatedly…

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Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Soviet Premier Aleksei Kosygin

Communist leaders in Havana

Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Soviet Premier Aleksei Kosygin converse through an interpreter, left, during a meeting of the two Communist leaders in Havana.

Russia and Communist China

Russia and Communist China.

Chinese diplomats leave May Day ceremonies in Moscow, another sign of tense relations between Russia and Communist China.

Russia’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution

Kremlin's Palace of Congresses.

Russia’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution began officially on November 3, with ceremonies in the Kremlin’s Palace of Congresses.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

 Sports Palace in LuzhnikiX Russia

An audience jammed the Sports Palace in Luzhniki, Russia, to hear the internationally known poet, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, read from his works

Expo 1967

the Russian pavilion at Expo 67.
A monumental hammer and sickle dominated the approaches to the Russian pavilion at Expo 67.

Defeat of Japanese Кwantung Army. 9 August-2 September 1945

War 1941-1945

East Prussian Offensive Operation. 13 January-26 April 1945

13 January-26 April 1945

Baltic Offensive Operation. 14 September-22 October 1944

14 September-22 October 1944

Defeat of Central Nazi Grouping in Byelorussia. 23 June-29 August 1944

23 June-29 August 1944

Liberation of the Right Bank Ukraine and the Crimea. 24 December 1943-12 May 1944

24 December 1943-12 May 1944

Battle of Kursk. 5 July-23 August 1943

5 July-23 August 1943

Encirclement of German troops at Stalingrad. 19-30 November 1942

19-30 November 1942

Defeat of German troops at Moscow. December 1941-April 1942

December 1941-April 1942

Marshal of the Soviet Union Alexander Vasilevsky

Alexander Vasilevsky

Vasilevsky and Sorokin

1973

“I’ve covered many versts with Mikhail Sorokin in thirty odd years. He was at my side in the Byelorussian operation, the Baltic operation, in East Prussia and in the fighting against militarist Japan in the Far East.” Vasilevsky and Sorokin, 1973

Yekaterina and Alexander Vasilevsky

1973

We’ve been together now for forty years…” Yekaterina and Alexander Vasilevsky, 1973

I. I. Gusakovsky, A. N. Kopenkin, A. A. Yepishev, Y. A. Vasilevsky, A.M. Vasilevsky, M. A. Yasnov, S. L. Sokolov

1970

“Awarded the Order of Lenin on my 75th birthday.” (Left to right); I. I. Gusakovsky, A. N. Kopenkin, A. A. Yepishev, Y. A. Vasilevsky, A.M. Vasilevsky, M. A. Yasnov, S. L. Sokolov, 1970

N. A. Shchelokov, A. M. Vasilevsky, A. A. Grechko, S. M. Budyonny

Kremlin Palace of Congresses

Kremlin Palace of Congresses on 50th Anniversary of Soviet Army (left to right): Kremlin Palace of Congresses on 50th Anniversary of Soviet Army (left to right): N. A. Shchelokov, A. M. Vasilevsky, A. A. Grechko and S. M. Budyonny

A. Maresyev, A. Vasilevsky

A. Vasilevsky

A. Maresyev and A. Vasilevsky, 1956

I. S. Konev, A. M. Vasilevsky, G. K. Zhukov, K. K. Rokossovsky, K. A. Meretskov, F. I. Tolbukhin, R. Y. Malinovsky, L. A. Govorov, A. I. Yeryomenko, I. K. Bagramyan

Front commanders

Front commanders in last stages of the war (silling, left to right): I. S. Konev, A. M. Vasilevsky, G. K. Zhukov, K. K. Rokossovsky, K. A. Meretskov (standing, left to right): F. I. Tolbukhin, R. Y. Malinovsky, L. A. Govorov, A. I. Yeryomenko and I. K. Bagramyan

J. V.Stalin, A. I. Antonov, S. M. Budyonny, N. A. Bulganin, A. M. Vasilevsky, K. E. Voroshilov, G. K. Zhukov, N. G. Kuznetsov, V. M. Molotov, S. K. Timoshenko, В. М. Shaposhnikov

J. V.Stalin, A. I. Antonov, S. M. Budyonny, N. A. Bulganin, A. M. Vasilevsky, K. E. Voroshilov, G. K. Zhukov, N. G. Kuznetsov, V. M. Molotov, S. K. Timoshenko,В. М. Shaposhnikov

Soviet statesmen and top commanders — members of the wartime General Staff HQ (left to right, from top):J. V.Stalin, A. I. Antonov, S. M. Budyonny, N. A. Bulganin, A. M. Vasilevsky, K. E. Voroshilov, G. K. Zhukov, N. G. Kuznetsov, V. M. Molotov, S. K. Timoshenko and В. М. Shaposhnikov

President Kalinin, Zhukov,Vasilevsky

President Kalinin

Yet another decoration. President Kalinin, Zhukov and Vasilevsky

Stalin, Rokossovsky, Vasilevsky

Stalin

Right to left: Stalin, Rokossovsky and Vasilevsky review a military parade from the Lenin Mausoleum

acific Fleet military council

 A. S. Frolov, I. S. Yumashev, S. E. Zakharov

Pacific Fleet military council (left to right): A. S. Frolov, I. S. Yumashev and S. E. Zakharov, August 1945

K. A. Meretskov

1st Far Eastern Front HQ. K. A. Meretskov

1st Far Eastern Front HQ. K. A. Meretskov give instructions to Chief of Staff of Kwantung army Hiposaburo Hata on caritulation procedure

People of Harbin welcome their liberators

Soviet troops, 1945

People of Harbin welcome their liberators — Soviet troops, 1945

K. Choibalsan, A. M. Vasilevsky, I. A. Pliev, R. Y. Malinovsky

September 1945

Left to right: K. Choibalsan, A. M. Vasilevsky, I. A. Pliev and R. Y. Malinovsky in conference, September 1945

A. N. Tevchenkov, M. N. Chistyakov, K. A. Meretskov, A. A. Novikov, R. Y. Malinovsky, A. M. Vasilevsky

August 1945

Soviet command in Far East (front row, left to right): A. N. Tevchenkov, M. N. Chistyakov, K. A. Meretskov, A. A. Novikov, R. Y. Malinovsky and A. M. Vasilevsky, August 1945

Enemy banners

in Moscow

Enemy banners cast before the Lenin Mausoleum in Moscow

V. E. Makarov, Front Commander A. M. Vasilevsky and Chief of Staff A. P. Pokrovsky

 February 1945

Left to right: 3rd Byelorussian Front military council member V. E. Makarov, Front Commander A. M. Vasilevsky and Chief of Staff A. P. Pokrovsky, February 1945

President Kalinin

Kalinin

President Kalinin decorates (left to right) I. F. Tevosyan, A. M. Vasilevsky and Y. N. Fedorenko, 1944

T. T. Khryukin, I. D. Chernyakhovsky, A. M. Vasilevsky, V. E. Markov

summer 1944

Left to right: T. T. Khryukin, I. D. Chernyakhovsky, A. M. Vasilevsky and V. E. Markov at 3rd Byelorussian Front Command Post, summer 1944