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Photograph of Construction Work at Belomorkanal

  • Black and white photograph of prisoners

Annotation

Black and white photograph of prisoners breaking rocks and clearing rubble after an explosion on the mountain at the construction of a canal lock at Belomorkanal. The 141-mile canal was built almost exclusively with manual labor and tools like those in this photograph.

Construction Work at Belomorkanal, 1932, International Memorial Society, Moscow.

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Photograph of Construction Work at Belomorkanal in World History Commons,