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Some photos on ''Circassian'' title
North Caucasus Market
1930: A collective farm market in the city of Nalchik, in the Russian North Caucasus, where racial and domestic tensions traditionally provided a source of problems for Russia.
October 1942: Between Maykop and Krasnodar in Russia, German soldiers advance towards an oil field set on fire by retreating Russians.
circa 1943: German soldiers pushing a lorry which is stuck in mud in the north west Caucasus.
Head man and his family in the Caucasus, from unidentified personal photo album. http://www.life.com/image/50699782
Trotsky At Sukhum
Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky (1879 - 1940) with his second wife Natalia Sedova (1882 - 1962) at Sukhum on the Black Sea, 1924. Sukhum is famous for its spas and sanitoriums and Trotsky is undergoing treatment there.
Monkey Clinic of Breeding Center at Soviet Institute for Experimental Pathology and Therapeutics at Sukhum.
Chechen & Chechnya - Caucasus