"The Russian Photography Collection 1917-1945"
The Russian Photography Collection is comprised of approximately 7,000 photographs by the leading photographers and photojournalists working in Soviet Russia between the two World Wars.
The collection was assembled as the Soviet Union tore itself apart leaving a tattered social fabric behind. Organized as a history of 20th century photography
of the Soviet Union the collection focuses on the categories: Constructivism/Avant-Garde, Propaganda, Photo-Reportage, War Photography, and Socialist Realism which provide the most effective and complete view of one of the most incredible experiments in human history.