Leningrad chronicles № 29 (1961)

Newsreel №86834, 1 part, duration: 0:10:07
Production: LSDF
Director:Minkin A.
Camera operators:Blazhkov N., Blyumberg Ya., Bogorov A., Dobbeljt A., Maksimovich V., Maslennikov S., Stankevich K., Fomin S., Mezencev E., Mukasej A., Lebedev Yu.
Other authors:Meljnikov A.


The issue is devoted to various aspects of the life of Leningrad and the Leningrad region.

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View of the building of the Tauride Palace.

Delegates of the 17th Leningrad Regional Conference of the CPSU in the lobby before the meeting, views of the lobby (from above).

Delegates inspect the exhibition dedicated to the achievements of the workers of the Leningrad region, the faces of the delegates.

Portraits of the leading agricultural workers of the region on one of the stands.

The faces of the delegates.

Corn cobs of different varieties presented at the exhibition.

Samples of vegetable crops grown in the farms of the region.

Views of the conference hall (from above).

The second secretary of the Leningrad Regional Committee of the CPSU, V. S. Tolstikov, makes a report from the rostrum.

View of the meeting room (from above), the delegates applaud.

Krasikova, a weaver, Artsybasov, a ship collector, and Hercik, a milkmaid, speak from the rostrum.

Types of the hall, delegates listen to speakers.

The secretary of the Leningrad Regional Committee of the CPSU, B. A. Popov, speaks from the rostrum with a report on the draft Charter of the CPSU.

The faces of the delegates.

The foreman of locksmiths Tulin, the secretary of the Boksitogorsky district committee Korsakov speak from the podium.

Types of the conference meeting room.

The first secretary of the Leningrad Regional Committee of the CPSU Spiridonov I. V. speaks from the rostrum with a report, the faces of the delegates.

The delegates applaud.

The secretary of the Novoladozhsky district committee of the CPSU Zhmurin, the blacksmith Ionkin, the director of the North-Western Research Institute of Agriculture Astakhov speak from the podium.

The members of the Presidium listen to the speakers.

Views of the hall (from above), the delegates applaud.

Types of autumn forest in the Gatchina district.

Chairman of the agricultural cartel named after

Lenina Tereshchenko P. S. holds a meeting with the management of the farm.

Tereshchenko flips through the documents.

Pages of the industrial and financial plan executed by the artel.

Collective farm herd on the pasture.

Pigs grazing in a meadow.

The poultry woman feeds the chickens.

Huts made from harvested fodder beans.

Ripe bean pods.

Tereshchenko examines the beans of the new crop.

Tereshchenko talks with the workers of the livestock farm.

Interior view of the new cowshed.

Production processes in the pipe rolling shop of the Izhora plant.

Senior roller of the sewing mill Kapustin at work.

Members of the Kapustin brigade at work.

The process of rolling pipes.

Kapustin's face.

Kapustin works at a rolling mill, a type of mill.

View of the building of the hospital surgery clinic of the 1st Medical Institute.

Professor Uglov F. G. gives a lecture to students, the face of Uglov.

View of the audience part (from above).

Uglov talks about the work on improving the methods of treating oncology and heart diseases, about the role of the CPSU Program in the development of medical science (synchronously).

View of the building of the Leningrad Ethnographic Museum.

Visitors at the relief map of the USSR.

Panorama and map fragments with layouts of new buildings of new enterprises and railways, visitors view the map.

Panorama of a part of one of the buildings of the Mariinsky water system.

The ship passes through a narrow wooden lock.

Type of construction of a new section of the water system.

Earthworks on construction.

Excavator on construction, the faces of an excavator driver and a truck driver.

Welding of reinforcement during the construction of a new reinforced concrete gateway.

Filling the new lock with water.

Ships in the lock.

Opening of the gateway gate.

The dispatcher gives a command through a loudspeaker.

The ship leaves the gate of the new lock.

A vessel that has entered open water.

The start of the ring relay of the roller skiers ' competitions on the Palace Square.

Participants of the relay race pass under the arch of the General Staff.

The participants of the relay race pass the distance along the Neva embankment, overtake each other.

Passing the baton, the next participant from the Dynamo team starts.

Fans on the Palace Square applaud.

A representative of the Dynamo society will finish first.

The faces of the relay winners.

The winning team after the end of the race.

Presentation of the cup to the captain of the Dynamo team.

The start of the motorcycle race for the championship among the hero cities.

Racers Efimov, Yurov, Suchkov pass the distance.

Overcoming ascents and descents.

Presentation of a cup and a certificate to the captain of the Leningrad team that won the competition.


Uglov Fedor Grigorjevich -- surgeon, writer, public figure Tolstikov Vasilij Sergeevich -- statesman and politician Spiridonov Ivan Vasiljevich -- statesman and politician Popov Boris Aleksandrovich -- statesman and politician

Calendar: 1961

Locations: Leningrad [848] Leningrad region [785]

Seasons: Autumn [826]

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