The film tells about the construction of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Types of artificial reservoirs of the Volga hydroelectric power station, the waves lapping on the shore.
Breaker astern of the vessel.
Newsreel 1952: view of the Volga.
View of railroad tracks running along the shore.
Surveyors are sent on measurements for the future building.
Surveyors carry out the location on the map.
Conducting geological exploration.
Study of water currents in the area of the future hydroelectric power station.
Laying the first cubic meter of concrete in the building of the future hydroelectric power station on 5 September 1954.
View of construction site (above).
Concrete workers begin to seal the solution.
The types of construction of the Stalingrad (Volga) HPP.
View of the construction crane.
The crane operator climbs up to the cockpit.
The types of cranes (bottom).
Passes composition with fillers of concrete.
Bulldozers on the construction of hydroelectric power plants.
Transportation dump trucks of soil, the driver in the truck cab.
View of the under construction power plant.
The bulkhead explosion to fill the bowl of the reservoir.
Water floods the reservoir.
The types of the flooded pit.
Transportation and dumping of concrete blocks to block the Volga 31 October 1958, photographers are taking pictures.
Panorama of the ceiling of the Volga.
Builders relax by the fire during a break.
The builders give each other a light.
View of construction of dam of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
View of the meeting on the occasion of the launch of the hydraulic unit 21.
The chief engineer performs start-up.
The rotating unit.
Participants start applauding and congratulating each other.
Meeting on the occasion of raising the flag of readiness of the power plant to work.
The rise of the flag, the faces of the protesters.
Waves lapping on the shore.
Type of dam of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
The employee of hydroelectric power station converts the levers opening and closing of the shields to clear the water.
Discharge of water in the reservoir.
Types of hydroelectric dams during water discharge.
Manager switches levers and switches on the remote automatic control system gateways.
Cargo and passenger ships pass through the gateway.
Court leave gateway and go in the reservoir.
The construction of the dam (above).
The issue of fish spawning with the help of a mechanized lift.
The panorama control room of the dam, the type of remote control power plant.
Manager for remote control.
The types of turbine hall HPP.
The employee of hydroelectric power station oversees the work of one of the generators.
View of the reservoir.
Panorama and types of transformer stations.
The types of construction of residential houses and industrial enterprises.
Types of streets and buildings in the city of Volzhskiy.
People on the streets.
Flags of the Union republics of the USSR over the hulls of the dam of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Trucks are driving on the dam.
Types of the Volga hydroelectric power station on the day of launch.
Khrushchev N. With. coming down the ramp.
Khrushchev presentation of bread and salt.
People meet Khrushchev applauding.
Khrushchev is on the airfield, respond to greetings.
Khrushchev and his entourage come on Board.
Ship sailing along the Volga.
Khrushchev and his entourage out of the building of the river station.
Khrushchev's meeting on the embankment of Volgograd.
Khrushchev out of the car is responsible for greeting residents of Volgograd.
The arrival of Khrushchev at the opening of the Volga hydroelectric power station September 10, 1961.
Khrushchev greets the leadership of the HPP.
Khrushchev and his entourage come to the red ribbon in the turbine hall HPP.
Khrushchev cuts the red ribbon.
Nikita Khrushchev  -- state and political figure
Locations: Volgograd  Volgograd region 
Seasons: Summer  Autumn 
Developing flags of the Union republics of the USSR.
People go on a holiday on the occasion of the launch of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Types of evening rally in the stadium.
Khrushchev N. With. and the leadership of the Volgograd region come to the podium, Khrushchev welcomes protesters.
Participants of the rally at the stadium and Khrushchev applauded.
The chief of construction of the dam Aleksandrov speaks, standing next to Khrushchev.
The participants of the meeting listening to the Alexandrov.
Khrushchev, Alexander on the podium, the protesters applauded.
Newsreel: Khrushchev during a visit to the construction of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Mason I. Demenko at work.
Laying concrete in the main structures of the dam.
Khrushchev on the podium of the rally congratulates Demenko, hugging him, the participants of the meeting applauded.
Khrushchev from the rostrum of appeals to builders of hydroelectric power station, congratulating them on behalf of the Soviet government and the CPSU Central Committee, thanked the builders (synchronous), the panorama of the rally.
The statue near the main building of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Panorama and the types of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Units of transformer substation of power plant, kinds of power lines.
Panorama and dam of the Volga hydroelectric power station.
Nikita Khrushchev  -- state and political figure
Locations: Volgograd region 
Seasons: Autumn