The construction of the Moscow Metro. (1934 - 1935)

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Scene №1 The construction of the Moscow Metro

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Crutch scored in the tie.

Work clogs crutches for mounting rails during construction of the metro.

General view of the mine Metrostroi.

Workers melted bitumen.

Working with a blowtorch warms up a bucket of bitumen.

Work smears piece of bitumen roofing.

Working resin wall of the tunnel and put on their roofing.

A person working.

Workers put on the wall of the tunnel waterproofing shirt.

Construction of the tunnel walls.

Workers in the tunnel.

View built a tunnel, the tunnel passes a team of builders.

Workers metrostroevtsy at the hostel during the rest play musical instruments.

Young workers play the guitar, sing along with his comrades.

Persons conductor.

People play musical instruments.

Work combs his companion.

Young worker shows a portrait of the girl.

Portrait of a girl hanging on the wall.

Worker knocks on the wall.

She knocks on the wall in response.

She cleans the bed.

The girls combed in the mirror.

Girls sing.

The girl's face.

Girls sing with a guitar.







Construction; Traction; Life and leisure
Sectors of the economy; Transportation; Social life

Scene №2

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NS Khrushchev's face NA Bulganin person Bulganin and Khrushchev talk, standing on the platform in the subway train passing by.

The builders of the subway down the escalator into the ground on the day of the start of the Moscow Metro.

Members of the Komsomol brigades Metrostroi down in the subway escalator.

The builders of the subway escalators, the escalator stops, people go on foot.

People climb on foot through the escalator stopped.

LM Kaganovich, Khrushchev and Bulganin, together with the leaders of the construction of the metro go down the escalator.

People applauding during a solemn meeting.

Kaganovich is among the cheering of his people.

IV Stalin on the podium in the Kremlin.


Stalin Stalin - statesman and political figure
Nikita Khrushchev - statesman and political figure
Nikolai Bulganin - statesman and political figure
Lazar Kaganovich - statesman and political figure







Political figures; Rallies; Traction; Moscow
Biography; Policy; Society, social activities and community organizations; Social life; Transportation; Sectors of the economy; Towns and countries; Geography and Nature