The 200th Anniversary of the Moscow University.. (1955)

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Director: Katanyan V.

Operators: Levitan A., Frolenko V., Makaseev B.

Text writers: Yampolskiy V.


About the MSU (Moscow State University) history, and about the Gala Meeting dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the University.

Historical background

In May 1955, celebrated 200 years of Moscow State University named after Lomonosov. From all over the world arrived in Moscow foreign delegations. The University was awarded the Order of Red Banner of Labor.

Reel №1


Aircraft landed at the airfield.

Rally in the square in front of the University on Lenin Hills.

Secretary of the Party Committee serves MSU Andrienko.

Layout of the building of the former pharmacy in Red Square, where the May 7, 1755 opened at Moscow University.

Schedule the first lesson, the first book with a portrait of University.

Drawing of the building constructed on Neglinka, which in 1793 moved University.

University building on Moss.

Lermontov's petition for admission to the university.

Portraits Lermontov, Belinsky, Herzen, Ostrovsky, Goncharov, Chekhov, Pirogov Medical Academy, Lebedev Timiryazeva - students of Moscow University.

By the University's largest academic institutions in the country: the Historical Museum, Technical Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts - LS.

Drawing the first Russian wind tunnel, built at the University Professor Zhukovsky Zhukovsky portrait.

Students and professors of the University: Professor Chaplygin working, Academician Zelinsky with employees, Academician Vavilov in the laboratory.

Newsreel 1953:

Opening new MSU buildings on Lenin Hills.

The ceremonial meeting in the Bolshoi Theater, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Moscow University.

At the podium, NA Bulganin, KE Voroshilov, GM Malenkov, AI Mikoyan and VM Molotov, NS Khrushchev, PK Ponomarenko, PN Pospelov, MA Suslov.

Present in the room.

Education Minister Elyutin opens the meeting.

The report advocates the MSU Rector Academician Petrovsky (synchronously).

Speakers: President of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR Academy of Nesmeyanov, secretary of the CPSU MGK EA Furtseva, secretary of the Komsomol Shelepin, vice chairman of the All Soloviev.

Academician Sobolev read out a letter of the Central Committee of the CPSU and the Soviet government on behalf of the Moscow State University.

MSU student stands Elena Burlakova (synchronously).

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Visiting MSU Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic in the USSR, Liu Xiao.

Sitting at a table, Ambassador Liu Xiao, Academician Petrovsky, scientists and guests.

Ambassador Liu Xiao presents MSU from Beijing University of porcelain vases, embroidered picture.

Ambassador Liu Xiao to commemorate the anniversary badge is awarded "200 Years of the Moscow University."

The delegation of the Moscow Art Theater presents a congratulatory address.

PNRM. the addresses and gifts received by the University.

Grand meeting of the Academic Council of the Moscow State University in the auditorium.

In the hall of students, professors, foreign visitors.

Greetings are the Bespalov, a deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR V. Blessed, the Deputy Minister of Culture coat.

Academician Petrovsky to speak to foreign visitors.

In the guest book entries do: Brussels University rector Professor of Bonnieux, a professor at Belgrade University Neshkovich Mlutin and others.

In the hall there is a delegation of Indian Parliament.

The audience applauded.

Congratulations on behalf of the universities of India by the Head of Delegation Krishnamurthy Rao.

From Columbia University speaks Dr.

Richard Roy Powell.

Academician Petrovsky handed a congratulatory address.

Talk and sign autographs foreign visitors and students of MSU.

Athletic parade in front of the students of MSU University on Lenin Hills.