These Favorite Pages - Moscow, 1969

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    Photo by my grandfather David C. Cook. Scanned from an unlabeled Kodachrome slide, datestamped June 1969. In an unlabeled slide cartridge.

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    stenaake, olga s, nervouskid.alex, and 5 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Karlen. 80 months ago | reply

      What a nice photo? And look at that DOF! Actually, this is or was very common to see people in parks reading.

    2. Accarò 80 months ago | reply

      Wonderful Picture!!
      Post 1 - Award 5 (Sweeper active)

    3. Rob Ketcherside 80 months ago | reply

      Karlen. Thank you! Also note that I've just figured out which park it was in.

    4. Karlen. 80 months ago | reply

      How? And what is the name of the park?

    5. Rob Ketcherside 80 months ago | reply

      Karlen. I noticed that the next sequentially numbered slide was the Red Gate Tower, so I searched around in Panaramio (Google Maps with Images turned on). I do not know the name of the park but it also has a sculpture of Mikhail Lermontov. It is the triangle trapped between roads across from the building.

    6. olga s 79 months ago | reply


    7. olga s 79 months ago | reply

      A lovely detail: Something she bought, wrapped in paper, in a net bag.

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