Saint Petersburg, Russia - Moujiks au Marche aux Grains
L'Univers Pittoresque, 1838
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Moujiks au Marche aux Grains
L'Univers Pittoresque, 1838
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Saint Petersburg, Russia - Grand Review at St.Petersburg, 1874
The Art Journal for 1879, New York. D. Appleton & Co. 1879
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Grand Review at St.Petersburg, 1874
The Art Journal for 1879, New York. D. Appleton & Co. 1879
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Saint Petersburg, Russia - Porter's Travels in Russia and Sweden, 1809
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Porter's Travels in Russia and Sweden, 1809
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1713 - Capitol moved from Russia to Saint Petersburg

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1868 - St. Peterburg has a Chinese library of 11,607 volumes, 1,178 wood engravings and 276 manuscripts.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
September 5, 1868
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1870 - The first musical paper ever published in Russia has lately appeared at St. Petersburg.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
January 15, 1870
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1880 - Electric trams were first experimentally installed in Saint Petersburg, Russia, invented and tested by Fyodor Pirotsky as early as 1880.

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News  1886 - Another Nihilistic plot having been discovered in the neighborhood of the royal palaces at St. Petersburg,
it stands the Czar in hand to have another bolt put on his door, if there is room for it, and have an additional boiler-iron counterpane spread on his bed. - Chicago News.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
March 20, 1886
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News  1888 - A recent accident to the Czar's train near St. Petersburg resulted in the killing of twenty-one persons.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
November 3, 1888
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News  1892 - December 18 – The Nutcracker ballet with music by Tchaikovsky is premiered at the Imperial Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Russia.

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December 18, 1892
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1905 - Demonstrators staged at Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg to present a petition to the csar; Imperial Guard fired on the crowd, killed around 200, wounded 800

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1906
Saint Petersburg, the capital of the Russian Empire and of the government of St. Petersburg, situated on the Neva, the outlet of Lake Ladoga, where that river enters the E. end of the Gulf of Finland, 400 miles NW. of Mosoow. Lat. of the observatory 59° 56' 32" N. ; Ion. 30° 17' 51" E. The Neva...Read MORE...


1914 - September 1 - Saint Petersburg in Russia changes its name to Petrograd.

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September 1, 1914
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1924 - January 26 – Petrograd (Saint Petersburg) is renamed Leningrad

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January 26, 1924
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Adams
Russia  Lousia Catherine Adams (12 August 1811 , Saint Petersburg, Russia - 15 September 1812 , Saint Petersburg, Russia)
 


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Adams
Russia  Lousia Catherine Adams (12 August 1811 , Saint Petersburg, Russia - 15 September 1812 , Saint Petersburg, Russia)
 


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