Summer's finally here! Yay! Who's ready for swimming, archery, and smashing the corrupt edifice of Western capitalism? Here are photos and posters from the halcyon days of Red summer camps. Canoe trips! Puppy love! Marxist dialectics! Woo! [English Russia].

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps

Salute your borscht — scenes from Soviet summer camps