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Russian Gulag The Gulag were labor prison camps during Stalin's era. These labor camps were spread out throughout Russia but the largest one was in Siberia. The harsh treatment led to extremely high death rates in these camps.

Nikolai Getman- The Gulag Collection

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Prisoners mine gold at Kolyma, the most notorious Gulag camp in extreme northeastern Siberia. From 1934 documentary film, Kolyma. Courtsey of Central Russian State Film and Photo Archive.

Many of the smaller independent mining groups still rely heavily on manual labor

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Maria Tchebotareva. Trying to feed her 4 hungry children during the massive 1932-33 famine, she allegedly stole 3 pounds of rye from her former field—confiscated by the state as part of collectivization. Sentenced to ten years in the Gulag. When her sentence ended in '43, it was extended till '45. After release, she was required to live near her Gulag camp north of the Arctic Circle, and she was not able to return home until 1956, after the death of Stalin. She never found her children.

Gulag: Many Days, Many Lives presents an in-depth look at life in the Gulag through exhibits featuring original documentaries and prisoner voices.

A peasant family, 1905. The stairs are covered with hand-made rugs.

A peasant family, 1905 (Russia?

Берию убили паразиты, забиравшие себе назад власть после Сталина

Lavrentiy Beriya was a top Soviet politician and chief of the Soviet security and secret police apparatus (NKVD) under Joseph Stalin during and Deputy Premier in the postwar years

A typical frame-saw used by the timber camp prisoners. Courtesy of the Gulag Museum at Perm-36.

A typical frame-saw used by the timber camp prisoners. Courtesy of the Gulag Museum at

Russian forced laborers, freed by US troops in the Rhineland-Palatinate, give the communist salute for the photographer as they pose outside their room. The room door bears the hand-written warning: RUSSIANS LIVE HERE! The Germans forced an estimated 12 million people from 20 different countries to become slaves in their industrial plants; 2/3 of the slave labor came from eastern European countries.

Russians Live Here

Aleksandr Isaevič Solženicyn

GULAG 'The belly is an ungrateful wretch, it never remembers past favors, it always wants more tomorrow' ~Aleksander Solzhenitsyn, 'The Gulag Archipelago'

Children of the Gulag.  Identity photographs of arrested children – image taken from Catriona Kelly, Children’s World: Growing Up in Russia 1890-1991 (Yale University Press, 2007), 235

‘The Littlest Enemies’: Children of the Stalinist Era

Children of the Gulag. Identity photographs of arrested children – image taken from Catriona Kelly, Children’s World: Growing Up in Russia (Yale University Press, 235

Imprisonment in Stalin's gulag.

Imprisonment in gulags primarily staffed by Jewish Chekas .

Lavrenti Beria was head of the NKVD (the Soviet Secret Police) under Stalin.  He carried out countless political murders including the liquidation of almost all of the Red Army senior staff just prior to World War II.  A truly repulsive and sinister man, Beria made moves to suceed Stalin after his death but was defeated and arrested.  He was shot December 23, 1953.

Lavrenti Beria was head of the NKVD (the Soviet Secret Police) under Stalin. He carried out countless political murders including the liquidation of almost all of the Red Army senior staff just prior to World War II. A truly repulsive and sinister man, Beria made moves to suceed Stalin after his death but was defeated and arrested. He was shot December 23, 1953.

Stalin was the Premier of the Soviet Union from May 1941 until his death in March 1953. he was among the Bolshevik revolutionaries who brought about the Russian Revolution of 1917.

Stalin was the Premier of the Soviet Union from May 1941 until his death in March he was among the Bolshevik revolutionaries who brought about the Russian Revolution of

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stalin's gulag camps - Men unloading stones at the White Sea-Baltic Sea Canal, which was built by forced labor from gulags. Thousands died during its construction.

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