1917 WW1 MAP Petrograd Russia REVOLUTION Taurida Palace Area STREET PLAN (136)

Product code: GW 4 (136)



A map/street plan titled:

Capital of the New Democratic Government of Eastern Europe

DATE: c1917

A plan of Petrograd showing streets and buildings which were the scenes of notable events in the March 1917 revolution. Some of the places/streets shown include: People's Palace - Old Arsenal - Petrovsky Prospect -Troitsky Bridge - Zagoroni Prospect - Nicholas Station - Catheriune Hall - Suvorovsky Prospect - Peter the Great Bridge - Marie Palace - Taurida Palace Duma - Tavrichesky Garden - Winter Palace - Tsarskoye Selo Station - River Neva - and much more. There is incomplete text above and below the street plan.

On the reverse are three photographic images:

Guards in Imperial Grounds: General Korniloff Governor of Petrograd inspecting the Republican Guards.

The Suit of Apartments in the Palace of Tsarskoye Selo Assigned to the ex-Tsar and family.

Red flags hung over panels of the Palace gates concealing the Imperial cipher of Nicholas II.

There is incomplete text on the page.


Provenance: From the publication The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1917. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919.

A full page from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction. It measures 310 x 220 mm (12 x 8.75 inches) approx. It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. The image below has been cropped from the full page to show detail.

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Condition Used
Product Code GW 4 (136)
Weight 0.1kg