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Maps of Russia and the Soviet Union: Famine, 1921-1922

Military invasions of Soviet Russia and the famine area

Slide from Russia's Labours, one of Henry Sara's sets of lantern slides (all now digitised).

Military invasions of Soviet Russia and the famine area


Density of starving population in Russia, Spring 1922

Illustration to League of Nations report on economic conditions in Russia, with special reference to the famine of 1921-1922 and the state of agriculture, published in 1922. Place names written in French.

Density of starving population in Russia, Spring 1922


Net harvest per head of rural population in Russia in 1921

Illustration to League of Nations report on economic conditions in Russia, with special reference to the famine of 1921-1922 and the state of agriculture, published in 1922. Place names written in French.

Net harvest per head of rural population in Russia in 1921