Category: soviet union

Inside the USSR Pavilion at the Expo 67 world&…

Inside the USSR Pavilion at the Expo 67 world’s fair in Montreal, Canada.

(Library and Archives Canada)

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Visions of the future from the cover of Soviet science magazine Tekhnika Molodezhi, 1954-1959.

Space Age matchbox labels promote the technolo…

Space Age matchbox labels promote the technological prowess of the Soviet Union.

A cosmonaut waves from a Soviet matchbox label…

A cosmonaut waves from a Soviet matchbox label celebrating the 50th anniversary of the October Revolution.

In the glorious future of the 1970s, flying fa…

In the glorious future of the 1970s, flying factories build 10-story high-rises in less than a week. Illustration from Soviet science magazine Tekhnika Molodezhi, October 1966.

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov.

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov.

Catching a ride on a rocketship, illustrated b…

Catching a ride on a rocketship, illustrated by S. Kaplan in the Soviet science magazine Knowledge Is Power (Знание-сила), issue #10, 1948.

1978 Soviet postcard with space art by Andrei …

1978 Soviet postcard with space art by Andrei Sokolov and cosmonaut Alexei Leonov.

The art of Soviet space propaganda, 1958-1963.

The art of Soviet space propaganda, 1958-1963.

1962 poster for Battle Beyond the Sun, an Engl…

1962 poster for Battle Beyond the Sun, an English-dubbed version of 1959’s Nebo Zovyot from the Soviet Union.