National Geographic : 1926 Nov
Photograph ©Dr. Orrin S.Wightman "LITTLE MOTHER MOSCOW" PROM THE IVAN VELIKI TOWER IN THE KREMLIN Much of the white-walled, golden-headed capital can be seen from this vantage point. Through its heart winds the Moskva River, spanned byits seven bridges. In the distance, to the right, are the five domes and marble-sheathed walls of the Churchofthe Redeemer. From the Kremlin wide streets radiate to the White City, or outer section of Moscow, formerly the abode of the aristocracy, butnow given over mostly tothe poorer citizens.