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OTMAA with their heads shaved, after contracting measles, 1917

OTMAA with their heads shaved, after contracting measles, 1917

The CATHERINE PALACE St Petersburg Russia ~ Although the palace is popularly associated with Catherine II ("The Great"), she actually regarded its "whipped cream" architecture as old-fashioned. It was originally built in 1717 for Catherine I, the 2nd wife of Peter The Great, as her summer palace.

The CATHERINE PALACE St Petersburg Russia ~ Although the palace is popularly associated with Catherine II ("The Great"), she actually regarded its "whipped cream" architecture as old-fashioned. It was originally built in 1717 for Catherine I, the 2nd wife of Peter The Great, as her summer palace.

Royal Palace and Park in Peterhof,  St. Petersburg, Russia  (also known as the Russian Versailles)

Royal Palace and Park in Peterhof, St. Petersburg, Russia (also known as the Russian Versailles)

Fountains of royal Peterhof Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia | The House of Beccaria

Fountains of royal Peterhof Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia | The House of Beccaria

The Summer Palace of the Romanov, Saint Petersburg, Russia

The Summer Palace of the Romanov, Saint Petersburg, Russia

A Hall in the Hermitage Museum , Royal Winter Palace , St. Petersburg

A Hall in the Hermitage Museum , Royal Winter Palace , St. Petersburg

The State Hermitage      The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Petersburg. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of which are preserved till the present days and open to visitors.

The State Hermitage The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Petersburg. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of which are preserved till the present days and open to visitors.

The palace of Katherine the Great,  St. Peterburg, Russia...beyond beautiful! - ANN #ANNJANEcomingsoon

The palace of Katherine the Great, St. Peterburg, Russia...beyond beautiful! - ANN #ANNJANEcomingsoon

Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia with his eldest daughter,the Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna Romanova of Russia.    "AL"

Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia with his eldest daughter,the Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna Romanova of Russia. "AL"

The Church of Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg, Russia. Visited during our Baltic trip.

The Church of Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg, Russia. Visited during our Baltic trip.

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