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Old photos of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka Krai (Territory)
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History of city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka Krai (Territory) in photos

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A small historical reference

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - center of Kamchatka Territory, located in the south-east of the Kamchatka Peninsula, on the shores of Avacha Bay Pacific. Date of establishment of the Petropavlovsk prison - in 1740. Previous name - Paul Harbor (until 1849), Port St. Peter and Paul (until 1924). The city is named in honor of two packet-boats "Saint Peter" and "Saint Paul" the second Kamchatka expedition led by Vitus Bering and Alexei Chirikov. Location-based Russian Pacific Fleet. The main economic activity - fishing and fish processing.

Date of foundation: 1740

Population: 180 963

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Administrative building, 1970s
Administrative building, 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The former governor's house
The former governor's house, Leninskaya street, 1927
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Town Center, 1916
Town Center, 1916
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Town Center, 1970s
Town Center, 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Kindergarten, new buildings, 1989
Kindergarten, new buildings, 1989
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. House officers of the fleet. The end of the 50s
House officers of the fleet. The end of the 50s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The house of the officers of the fleet
The house of the officers of the fleet and the building of the regional executive committee. 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. House of Pioneers, 1960s
House of Pioneers, 1960s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Haven
Haven
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Hotel 'Vostok'
Hotel "Vostok" on Leninskaya Street, circa 1960's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Movie theater 'Kamchatka'
Movie theater "Kamchatka", Leninskaya street, circa 1960's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Movie theater 'Kamchatka', 1970s
Movie theater 'Kamchatka', 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Movie theater 'Okean', 1970s
Movie theater 'Okean', 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Movie theater 'October', 1970s
Movie theater 'October', 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Koryaksky sopka, 1948
Koryaksky sopka, 1948
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Staircase
Staircase from Leninskaya street to the street Sovietskaya, circa 1950's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Fishing herring in the harbor
Fishing herring in the harbor, circa 1930's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Shop 'Dawn', 1970s
Shop 'Dawn', 1970s
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Lighthouse at Cape 'Mayachny'
Lighthouse at Cape 'Mayachny'
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Lenin Square
Place the modern Lenin Square, circa 1920's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Seaport, circa 1940's
Seaport, circa 1940's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Seaport, circa 1950's
Seaport, circa 1950's
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Night city
Night city
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Monument to Vitus Bering
Monument to Vitus Bering, Radio House, circa 1950's

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Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.


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