The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

Categories: Children

Photographer Carl Midans, who works for the American magazine LIFE, visited a Soviet kindergarten back in 1960. We present to you the view of a foreign photojournalist on one of the aspects of Soviet childhood.

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

The photos were taken in December 1960 in one of the Moscow kindergartens. In the photo: kindergarten students on a walk

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

Russian children's game "Catching a mouse".

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

Children in Soviet kindergartens are engaged in artistic creativity.

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

Round dance.

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

A dance lesson in kindergarten.

The life of a Soviet kindergarten in 1960 through the eyes of a LIFE photographer

Children dress up to go for a walk.

Keywords: 60s | Life | Archive | Kindergarten | Moscow | USSR | Photographer

Recent articles

20+ thoughtful inscriptions on the walls that teach us how to live
20+ thoughtful inscriptions on the walls that teach us how to ...

Surely you sometimes notice inscriptions telling about life on walls, fences or various street structures. Some of them make you ...

What will happen if the armoire is propped up with a jardiniere. How, you don't know what it is yet?
What will happen if the armoire is propped up with a ...

Surprisingly, many quite ordinary things have names that are unusual to our ears, but at the same time correct. You've probably ...

Why Cats Treat Women better than Men
Why Cats Treat Women better than Men

Over the millennia that cats have lived next to people, it has been absolutely noted that they love the fair sex more than men. You ...

Related articles

Color photographs of Japan in the beginning of 1950
Color photographs of Japan in the beginning of 1950

After the surrender of Japan in 1945, allied forces led by the US invaded the country. The Empire disintegrated, its form of ...

Tokyo of the 1950s in color images
Tokyo of the 1950s in color images

I've never been to Tokyo, although I was going to. The city does not shine with its architecture, but it is still one of the ...

9 courageous heroes who became disabled, but did not lose their strength of spirit
9 courageous heroes who became disabled, but did not lose ...

Everyone knows that life is very difficult for people with disabilities. But the heroes of this post prove that their capabilities ...