Back to the USSR

Remember your old elementary school class pictures? I bet not many of them featured Lenin. Mine does (no, the guy in the top left corner is not our school principal). It all looks so quaint, I had to share it! Thanks for indulging!


Categories: photography, Russia, Russian culture, school | 3 Comments

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  1. How funny! I don’t have any of those; maybe my brother does.

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    • Some of my classmates are truly amazing. A few days ago, they created a school reunion type FB group, and some kept all kinds of old pictures. One person posted a few pictures from our first day of school in first grade — a big deal in Russia/USSR — and I found my mom in one of them. A true blast to the past, as the cliche goes…

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