Monthly Archives: March 2009

Audiovisual Collection

Since its inception in 2002, The Wende Museum has assembled a significant collection of rare audiovisual media formats, ranging from commercially produced films and audio recordings, to government sponsored educational film strips, to home movies, photographs, and slides. The Wende … Continue reading

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Self-expression in the Soviet Navy: Personal Embellishments on Uniforms

Amongst the collection of amazing artifacts found in the Wende Museum is a collection of uniforms. Two uniforms in particular caught my attention: Soviet Naval uniform shirts with decorated collar flaps and inner cuffs. The sailors had decorated their uniforms … Continue reading

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