Tag: Turkestan

Mechanical Technology in the Russian Empire

Photograph link: Alternator Title: Alternators made in Budapest, Hungary, in the power generating hall of a hydroelectric station in Iolotan on the Murghab River Photographer: Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) Date: Approximately 1911 Location: Turkmenistan          This image of an advancement in technological capacity shows the Russian Empire’s desire to evolve with the world and […]