Fishing in Novgorod and Pskov Governorates and the related trades (the second half of the 19th/the beginning of the 20th centuries)
... на озере Великом в Боровичском уезде // Памятная книжка Новгородской губернии на 1864 год. Новгород, 1864.
Novgorod Governorate, Pskov Governorate, fishery, peasant industries, trades, arte
Crafts of peasant women in the north-western provinces of Russia in the late 19th/early 20th century
This article explores local crafts of peasant women of the north-western provinces, namely, weaving, needlework, and lacework. The work conditions are examined. The author stresses that workers were highly dependent on dealers who provided them with raw materials and sold their products at ...