Illustration shows Nicholas II and General Obruchev looking over a "War Map" spread on a table, with "Russia" on one side, "England" on the other, and "Afghanistan" between them; beneath the table, having come ... more
Photograph shows several levels of book shelves and hanging framed pictures, mostly portraits, at the Imperial Public Library, now National Library of Russia.
Print shows a view of Palace Square with the Alexander Column and Winter Palace through the triumphal arch of the General Staff Building in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Print shows the Warsaw railway station and Church of the Resurrection of Christ along the Obvodny Canal in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Photograph of Russian's favorite shows soldiers on horseback; way of letting off steam shows people carrying a banner and marching.
Photograph shows a corner of the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, also called Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, St. Petersburg, Russia, which was built on the site where Tsar Alexander II was assas... more