Pauli Kruhse from Helsinki (Finland) provides collection of documents and pictures pertinent to the history of Vyborg (Viipuri), a city in St.Petersburg region. This city is located near the border with Finland, on the north side of Finnish Bay, approximately 150km from Petersburg. Pauli Kruhse provides the following chronology: Viipuri (now Vyborg) was Finnish settlement as part of Sweden Kingdom in 1293-1710, it was part of Russian Empire in 1710-1917, part of Finland in 1917-1940, 1941-44. From 1944 onward, Vyborg is part of Russian Federation. All pictures below were taken in September 1996.
Original index in Finnish and English is located on server in Helsinki (Finland).
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