Courtesy of Museovirasto, Kansatieteen kuvakokoelma | Licence: CC BY 4.0
Courtesy of Museovirasto, Kansatieteen kuvakokoelma | Licence: CC BY 4.0

Women and a man in national costumes from Jääski

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Description

Original title: kansallispukuiset naiset ja mies Jääskistä

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Image Credit

Courtesy of Museovirasto, Kansatieteen kuvakokoelma

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Location

Lesogorsky( Finnish), Vyborgsky District, Leningrad Oblast, Russia

Country

Tww Comment

In 1863 Finland was still part of Russia. Between 1917 and 1944 Jaaski was part of Finland and most of it then was ceded to Russia and only some part of it left in Rautjärvi and Ruokolahti belonged to Finnish South Karelia.