Thu, 01 Dec 2022

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky was a master of Soviet reportage photography who captured the epoch traveling throughout the USSR. One of his big fields of interest was taking pictures of people working in very different spheres.

Restoring Leningrad (now St. Petersburg) after World War II, 1947

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Chief Engineer of the Electronic Counting Machine in Penza, 1957

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

A tea packing factory in Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, 1958

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A helicopter pilot before the start, 1958

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A peasant woman in Yakutia, 1950s

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A construction worker in Moscow Region, 1958

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Ballet dancers on a break, 1958

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A height welder at the Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant, 1958

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A doctor seeing a patient in Tajik SSR, 1950s

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Fashion modeling, 1950s

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In a cow barn, 1958

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

A collective farm leader and an engineer discuss how to modernize their kolkhoz, 1958

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

At the Urals 'Uralelectrotyazhmash' hardware plant in Sverdlovsk (now Yekaterinburg), 1959

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

Installation of steam turbine rotors at an iron plant in Leningrad, 1960

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

A driver during Russian winter, 1963

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

A bookstore in Moscow, 1968

Sigizmund Kropivnitsky/MAMM/MDF/russiainphoto.ru

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