The construction project by the blind Johan Venninen was recorded in photographs from the 1950s.
The first shipment of spent nuclear fuel left for the Soviet Union 33 years ago.
Relaxing music is always playing at the studio of the fashion photographer Kari Pulkkinen.
The ‘Todelliset valheet’ (True lies) exhibition presented the 1970s underground.
Breakdance and Dingo attracted an audience in 1985.
In 1975, press photographers in Helsinki were kept busy by the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE).
Erkki Voutilainen photographed the rural change.
Photographer Jarmo Kontiainen participated in a staged trial in Sodankylä.
News photographs followed the construction of the Helsinki Metro from the 1960s to the 1980s.
Back in the day, a printing plate was first prepared of each press photograph for the printing process.
UA Saarinen captured reporter Matti Jämsä’s stunts on film.
The first Ruisrock festival was held in 1970.
Helge Heinonen photographed the 1964 United States presidential election.
The two female photographers of Itä-Häme were a notable exception at the time.
The newspaper photographs of Uusi Suomi depict a Helsinki in the midst of transformation.
There is nothing more beautiful in London in 1969 than friendship and love.
90-year-old Mauri Vuorinen photographed presidents.
Jewellery. Model Sirpa Suosmaa, 1977. Photo: Kari Pulkkinen / Press Photo Archive JOKA / The Finnish Heritage Agency (JOKAKP10_01Muo:10)
In 1957, Matti Jämsä tested the asbestos suit belonging to Suomen Mineraali. He remained in the flames for so long that the assistants began to fear for the worse. Photo: UA Saarinen / Press Photo Archive JOKA / Finnish Heritage Agency (JOKAUAS2_3728:9)