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Gallery of S.V.Chelnokov
Sergei Vasilyevich Chelnokov (1861-1924) was an amateur photographer who came from a renowned Moscow family , hence his particular interest as a photographer in the cultural events in Moscow of the time. He was a honored hereditary citizen of Moscow, Director of the Administration of the Moscow Alliance for manufacturing materials for construction purposes “ V.K. Shaposhnikov. M.V. Chelnokov and Co.”. Director of the Board of the Moscow Insurance Society “ Anchor”, a member of the Moscow Administrative Board, a member of the Trustee Board of the Moscow Tretjakov Gallery. His brother Michail Vasiljevich was one of the leaders of the Cadet Party, the last Moscow City Mayor (from September 1914) and the commissar of the Provisional Government in Moscow at the beginning of 1917.