Russian Empire circa 1909.

Vintage Color Photography– #1

Assumption of the Mother of God Church in Deviatiny - 200 years old [Russian Empire]

Успение Богородицы в Девятины (200 лет). [Русская империя]
Translation: Assumption of the Mother of God Church in Deviatiny
(200 years old). [Russian Empire]
Library of Congress image.

(Summer) Church of the Fedorov Mother of God. Yaroslavl

(Летом) Церковь Матери Божией Федоров. Ярославль
Translation: (Summer) Church of the Fedorov Mother of God. Yaroslavl
Library of Congress image.

Church of Saint John the Precursor on Malyshevaia hill. Staraia Ladoga. [Russian Empire]

Церковь Иоанна Предтечи на Малышевой горе. Старая Ладога. [Русская империя]
Church of Saint John the Precursor on Malyshevaia hill. Staraia Ladoga. [Russian Empire]
Library of Congress image.

All three images are from the Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection at the Library of Congress.

Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky was a Russian chemist and photographer. He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early 20th-century Russia.

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