Church surrounded by small wooden buildings

Church of Sts. Zosima and Savvatii of Solovki(?) in the village of Uslanka, Olonets Province - Forms part of: Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress).

Church surrounded by small wooden buildings, stream in foreground

[Tserkov’ Zosimy i Savvatiia solovetskikh (?) v sele Uslanka Olonetskoi gubernii]

Title Translation: [Church of Sts. Zosima and Savvatii of Solovki(?) in the village of Uslanka, Olonets Province]  Title with new identification information provided by Yuri Krasilnikov in 2008, from the Web site Khramy Rossii [Churches of Russia], http://www.temples.ru/pg_mistakes.php

Forms part of: Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress).

1 negative (3 frames) : glass, b&w, three-color separation ; 24 x 9 cm
created c. 1905 – 1915

This image cropped and digitally enhanced, 12/12/2005 © MpG

Public domain digital file from image available at loc.gov

(more vintage photography available at Reflets – Images from the Public Domain)


Post from one of my abandoned blogs – North Farnham Freeholder – recovered from Internet Archive WayBackMachine 2/28/2011 and updated with new information.


history, photography, russian empire, vintage photos

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