Difficult beginning: The Russian Museum of Ethnography in 1917 - 1920
The exhibition presents materials from the museum history from 1917 to 1920.
The exhibition continues a series of projects of the Russian Museum of Ethnography related to the history of the institute making and work in different historical periods. These projects are directed on the maintenance of the memory about museum staff, who devoted their life to study and preservation of the ethnic heritage of our country.
The exhibition presents unknown facts and materials about history of the museum from 1917 to 1920. Events happened with museum and its staff at that time are told in the context of the revolutionary changes in the country and the museum government department.