• 1. Outside Artvin (now part of Turkey), an Armenian woman poses in national garb. [Circa 1910.]

    Outside Artvin (now part of Turkey), an Armenian woman poses in national garb. [Circa 1910.]

  • 2. Self-portrait of Prokudin-Gorskii, beside the Karolitskhali River in the Caucasus Mountains on the eastern coast of the Black Sea. [Ca. 1910.]

    Self-portrait of Prokudin-Gorskii, beside the Karolitskhali River in the Caucasus Mountains on the eastern coast of the Black Sea. [Ca. 1910.]

  • 3. A chapel where the ancient city Belozersk once was. [1909.]

    A chapel where the ancient city Belozersk once was. [1909.]

  • 4. Bird’s eye view of Tiflis (Tblisi), Georgia. [Ca. 1910.]

    Bird's eye view of Tiflis (Tblisi), Georgia. [Ca. 1910.]

  • 5. Isfandiyar Jurji Bahadur, leader of the Russian protectorate, Khorezm (present-day Khiva, Uzbekistan). [Ca. 1910.]

    Isfandiyar Jurji Bahadur, leader of the Russian protectorate, Khorezm (present-day Khiva, Uzbekistan). [Ca. 1910.]

  • 6. A shepherd boy on the Sim River in the Ural Mountains. [1910.]

    A shepherd boy on the Sim River in the Ural Mountains. [1910.]

  • 7. Hungarian-made alternators in a hydroelectric station in Iolotan (Eloten), Turkmenistan. [Ca. 1910.]

    Hungarian-made alternators in a hydroelectric station in Iolotan (Eloten), Turkmenistan. [Ca. 1910.]

  • 8. Women in Dagestan. [Ca. 1910.]

    Women in Dagestan. [Ca. 1910.]

  • 9. 84-year-old Pinkhus Karlinskii on the Mariinskii Canal. [1909.]

    84-year-old Pinkhus Karlinskii on the Mariinskii Canal. [1909.]

  • 10. View of the Nikolaevskii Cathedral in Mozhaisk. [1911.]

    View of the Nikolaevskii Cathedral in Mozhaisk. [1911.]

  • 11. Jewish children and their teacher, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. [Ca. 1910.]

    Jewish children and their teacher, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. [Ca. 1910.]

  • 12. A switch operator on the Trans-Siberian Railroad, outside Ust Katav. [1910.]

    A switch operator on the Trans-Siberian Railroad, outside Ust Katav. [1910.]

  • 13. Workers and supervisors on the Oka River dam. [1912.]

    Workers and supervisors on the Oka River dam. [1912.]

  • 14. Prokudin-Gorskii riding a handcar on the Murmansk Railway by Lake Onega. [1910.]

    Prokudin-Gorskii riding a handcar on the Murmansk Railway by Lake Onega. [1910.]

  • 15. A dog resting on the shore of Lake Lindozero. [1910.]

    A dog resting on the shore of Lake Lindozero. [1910.]

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