The Great Famine-Genocide in Soviet Ukraine, 1932-1933 (Holodomor)
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"Pre-Revolution Famine and Repression Photographs and Postcards"
  

 

FAIRY TALE
"FATHER, IS IT TRUE THAT THERE EXIST SUCH PEOPLE WHO EAT MEAT EVERY DAY?"

"Bread Please, We Are Starving!!! Brothers Help! Bread-Winners Help!"


Real photo poster-type postcard from around 1905-1907. Distributed underground around Russia.

(Painted by T.T. Heine)

 

(Printed Postcard from around 1905-1907 during the revolutionary movement. An anti-Czar underground political cartoon type postcard, private collection)


CZAR--FAMINE


An early real photograph poster type postcard from the very early 1900's published and distributed by underground forces in Russia and Ukraine

FAMINE


(Real photo postcard from around the 1905-1907 revolutionary period. A strong anti-Czar underground political type postcard, private collection)

RUSSIANS! REMEMBER THAT THERE IS FAMINE IN RUSSIA AND THAT YOU CAN HELP!

Famine in the village. MOTHER! BREAD! BREAD!


(Real Photo Postcard from the revolutionary 1905-1907 period. A strong anti-Czar underground political graphic postcard, private collection)

OMNIPRESENT! "WHO WILL I GO TO ON BEHALF OF YOUR SPIRIT AND ON BEHALF OF YOUR FLESH, GOD? I GO UP THE HILL - YOU ARE THERE, I GO DOWN, I FIND HELL AND YOU ARE THERE. EARLY MORNING I TAKE WINGS AND BECOME A SEA WAVE, AND THERE AGAIN YOUR HAND CATCHES ME AND YOUR RIGHT HAND ROBS ME".
     (From Russian Book of Life).


(A political poster type, underground real photo postcard from the 1905-1907 revolutionary period. Part of the strong anti-Czar movement at the time)(private collection)


Series A # 1.           POST CARD
AT THE FENCE.


Publishing House of the Central Committee for Support Children of VCIK and VUCIK. Gosizdat Moscow (written vertically)

(Printed postcard from the World War One period raising funds for children who were victims of the war)(private collection)


 

 
 

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