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Photo, Print, Drawing A suburb of Irkutsk

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[ b&w film copy neg. ]

About this Item


  • A suburb of Irkutsk

Created / Published

  • [1885]


  • -  Irkutsk (Russia)
  • -  Cities & towns--Russia (Federation)--Irkutsk--1880-1890


  • Cityscape photographs--1880-1890.
  • Photographic prints--1880-1890.


  • Photographic prints--1880-1890
  • Cityscape photographs--1880-1890


  • -  Transfer; Manuscript Division (George Kennan Papers); 1973; (DLC/PP-1973:080).
  • -  In 1885, Irkutsk, situated on the northern bank of the Angara River, about 40 miles from where the river flows out of Lake Baikal, was the largest city in Siberia with a population of 36,000.
  • -  Forms part of: George Kennan Papers.


  • 1 photographic print.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LOT 13251-4, no. 7

Source Collection

  • Views of people and places in Siberia from the George Kennan papers


  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 99615480

Reproduction Number

  • LC-USZ62-123338 (b&w film copy neg.)

Access Advisory

  • No known restrictions on reproduction.

Online Format

  • image

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  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-123338 (b&w film copy neg.)
  • Call Number: LOT 13251-4, no. 7
  • Access Advisory: [u'No known restrictions on reproduction.']

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Chicago citation style:

A suburb of Irkutsk. Russian Federation Irkutsk Russia, 1885. Photograph.

APA citation style:

(1885) A suburb of Irkutsk. Russian Federation Irkutsk Russia, 1885. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

A suburb of Irkutsk. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.