The film is devoted to the activities of a Russian scientist and traveller Grigory Potanin, an explorer of North-West Mongolia and China.
Film about GN Potanin (1835-1920) - Russian geographer, ethnographer, writer, folklorist.
Petreburge Saint Peter and Paul Fortress, Neva river, St.
Isaac's Cathedral, Kazan Cathedral, a monument to Peter 1 ("The Bronze Horseman"), a monument to Mikhail Lomonosov on the University Embankment, internal view Trubeckogo bastion fortress.
Omsk: through the streets passing vehicles; building of the cathedral.
Townscape Nikolsk Vologda region.
Children bathe horse in a river.
Wedding ceremony in church.
K / T plans: February-March 1917 - a crowd of people on the streets years.
Moscow and Petrograd welcome the February revolution.
Mountain rivers (among them - Katun River).
Exhibits one of ethnographic museums, illustrating the life of the peoples of the Altai.
Petreburge Saint Peter and Paul Fortress, Schlossplatz.
Tomsk: University building, a greenhouse.
Shaman performs the rite.
Obelisk "Center of Asia" in
K / T plans: 1910s. - The audience goes through the bridge, the Anichkov
Locations: Gorno-Altaysk Omsk