The All-Union Census. (1958)

Film-document β„–5024 1 part, Duration: 0:10:05, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Danilov L.

Script writers: Dobrodeev B.

Operators: Karoev KH., Kuzin V., Lezerson V., Tumorina R., Frankovskiy O.

Text writers: Dobrodeev B.


The documentary about the regular All-Union Census in the USSR.

Historical background

From 15 to 23 January 1959 in the Soviet Union throughout the country, while the all-union population census. In remote areas of the country's census began several months earlier.

Temporary description

Newborns in a maternity Soviet Union. A commission on the census. Pilot census in a district of Dagestan. Residents of a mountain village make themselves information counter. A resident of Chekhov, Moscow Region is host to the house meter. Types of Norilsk. Harvesting grain farms in Kazakhstan and Altai. Types of Angarsk. A village in the Pamir Mountains. Mountain Village in Central Asia. Check-in counter to the shepherds in the pasture. The counter stores the data. Data center workers will wear the census data in computers.

Reel β„–1

Newborns in the maternity hospital.

The work of the commission of public assistance.

Pilot census in August 1958 in an area of ​​the mountain and in the village of Dagestan Melikhovo Chekhov district of Moscow.

Questionnaire filled in the home of the oldest resident of the village Neonila Andreevna Bashakinoy that remembers the first Russian census, when it came to the house meter 4th census area Serpukhov district Chekhov.

The house where he lived at that time writer.


Evidence counter.

Chekhov's portfolio to the questionnaires.

Medal for his efforts.

Map of the USSR.

The overall plan of new cities - the Volga, Norilsk, Kustanai steppe.

Villages and fields on virgin soil.

The overall plan and streets Angarsk.

Brigadier-fitters climbers, says Baly at the construction site, and then at home with his family.

The settlement in the North.

Ride on sledges copyists.

Pamir mountain (the plane).

The streets of the Tajik city of Khorog.

By mule rides copyist.

The scribe in the family shepherd Asanov.

Mashinoschetnaya station of the Central Statistical Office, which will be processed by the census.

Operate the machine.