National Geographic : 1917 Aug
ELIIIU ROOT LEAVING A CHURCH IN THIE FAMOUS KREMLIN OF MOSCOW The peculiar religious pictures on each side of the doorway are mural decorations characteristic of many of the sacred buildings of the Slavic Empire Photograph by Paul Thompson SOLDIERS OF TIIE REVOLUTION BRINGING IN A CAPTURED POLICEMAN OF TIIE OLD REGIME: PETROGRAD "Practically without any serious convulsion the empire disappeared. The change came like a ripe apple falling from a tree. A few days of killing and hunting down policemen who were loyal to the government marked the end of any serious disorders in Petrograd. The rest of Russia quietly accepted what Petrograd had done."