The Delegation of London County Council in Moscow. (1955)

Film-document №4524 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:07, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Director: Belyaev V.

Operators: Grachev I., Shtatland V.


About the visit of the British delegation to the USSR.

Historical background

In October 1955 in London, visited the delegation of the Board of the Moscow City Council headed by the Chairman of the Board, MA Yasnova. 6 December with a return visit to Moscow by a delegation of the London County.

Reel №1

General views of London.

Air terminal at Vnukovo.

Taxis plane.

Out of the plane delegates to the London County Council.

Head of the delegation, Mr.

Norman Pritchard speaks to the microphone.

Machines with the guests depart from the airport.

General view of Moscow (top).

The building of the Moscow City Council.

In the Moscow Council delegation met the chairman of the executive committee, MA City Council Yasnov, Deputy Z. Mironov and members of the executive committee.

Head of the delegation, Mr.

Norman Pritchard, his wife Mrs.


Members of the delegation: Sir Norris Kenyon, Mr.

Williams, Mr.


Delegates talk with MA Yasnov.

Norman Pritchard reads the address of the County Council and presents him with a silver casket, MA Yasnov.

Acts MA Yasnov.

Delegates visiting the Moscow underground station "Arbat" and "Kiev-ring", going on a train.

Delegates visiting the construction of residential buildings on the first Khoroshevskaya street.

Delegates are institute for design construction engineering.

Architect Mezentsev introduces guests to plan the reconstruction of Moscow.

Visits in MSU.

In the classroom, students sit.

Laboratory and assembly hall of the University.

Inspection of the guests of the Moscow Kremlin.

Delegates at the apartment VI Lenin, in the conference room of the Supreme Council, the St.

George Hall of the Grand Kremlin Palace, in the Armory.

Delegates held in the courtyard of the Kremlin, visiting the Tsar Cannon.

Reel №2

The building of the Tretyakov Gallery.

Guests in one of the halls.

Pictures Surikov.

Visits in school № 1 Sokolniki District of Moscow.

Student of 9th class Vyacheslav Gladychev welcomes guests in English.

Pupils give delegates pioneer ties and badges.

Visits in the Stalin Automobile Works.

Assembly shop trucks.

Guests in a kindergarten automobile.

Children's bedroom.

Children play.

Rehearsal Dance Ensemble of the Moscow City House of Pioneers (synchronously).

Building State Circus.

Guests from London to lodge circus.

Perform aerial gymnasts and Berkis Chivel.

Honoured Artist of the Republic stands Filatov with his trained bears.

The building of the Moscow City Council.

Dinner, this MA Yasnov in honor of the departing guests from London.

Acts MA Agility (synchronously).

At dinner the members present City Council and Z. Mironov.

MA Yasnov presents Mr.

Pritchard testimonial and gift - a box of Fedoskino artists.

Acts N. Pritchard (synchronously).

Welcome Deputy Prime Minister of the USSR AI Mikoyan delegation of the London County Council.

At the reception there MA Yasnov.

Farewell to the delegates at the airport.