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Coat and Camp Jacket

  • Coat
  • Camp Jacket


Typical winter overcoat worn by most of the Soviet population in the 1930s through 1950s. The coat is very similar to the type provided to Gulag prisoners. The second image is a camp jacket of a maximum security prisoner.

Courtesy of the Gulag Museum at Perm-36.

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