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HAIRDRESSING CONTEST - RUSSIA

Hairdressing Contest - Russia (1962)

Hairdressing competition in Russia, Soviet Union.

THE RUSSIAN FAMINE

The Russian Famine (1921)

An item showing victims of the Russian famine.

RUSSIAN / BULGARIAN CEMETERY

Russian / Bulgarian Cemetery (1935)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for RUSSIAN / BULGARIAN CEMETERY which...

MELBOURNE CUP

Melbourne Cup (1946)

"Russia" wins the Melbourne Cup horse race in Australia.

SEPTEMBER 1917 IN RUSSIA

September 1917 In Russia (1917)

Short film showing the events of October Revolution in Russia.

RUSSIAN ART WITH A KICK

Russian Art With A Kick (1943)

Exhibition of Soviet art is held in Moscow.

IN RUSSIA TODAY

In Russia Today (1930)

Russia - Church bells are destroyed on order of authorities.

POWER FROM THE WIND

Power From The Wind (1932)

Footage of electricity generating windmill in Russia.

MONKEY BUSINESS

Monkey Business (1956)

A Russian "monkey nursery" near the Black Sea.

SNOWPLOUGHS CLEARING ROADWAYS

Snowploughs Clearing Roadways (1950-1959)

Snowploughs clearing roads in USSR.

 ATHLETICS MATCH IN RUSSIA

Athletics Match In Russia (1960)

Soviet athletes compete in running race.

RUSSIAN SOLDIERS BACK HOME AFTER BEING ADRIFT IN PACIFIC

Russian Soldiers Back Home After Being Adrift In Pacific (1960)

Presentation ceremony in Russia...

BUILDING IN RUSSIA

Building In Russia (1960)

Various shots of work in progress on large building site.

RUSSIAN SCULPTOR

Russian Sculptor (1961)

Shots of a Russian sculptor at work.

MICROSCOPE

Microscope (1962)

Large complex system of metal and glass structures which go to make up this microscope.

RUSSIAN REFUGEES - Part 1

Russian Refugees - Part 1 (1919)

Refugees- White Russians.

ART COLLECTOR

Art Collector (1959)

Russian art collector has an eclectic mix of Russian and Western European pictures.

Nikita Khruschev

Nikita Khruschev (1894-1971)

LASSIES OF TUNGISKY aka LASSIES OF TUNGUSKA

Lassies Of Tungisky AKA Lassies Of Tunguska (1936)

The ladies of Tunguska, Siberia, sew deerskin to...

SKY DOCTORS!

Sky Doctors! (1936)

Women doctors and nurses provide medical aid for places that can only be reached by...

SKY GIANT BUILT FOR RUSSIA

Sky Giant Built For Russia (1937)

Shots of massive passenger seaplane built for service in Russia.

AUSTRALIA'S GIFT TO RUSSIA

Australia's Gift To Russia (1922)

High Commissioner inspecting beef from Australia which is bound for...

MORE TANKS FOR RUSSIA

More Tanks For Russia (1942)

British-built tanks are given a final test before being shipped to Russia.

RUSSIA - QUADS

Russia - Quads (1939)

Footage of for youngster (quads) from Russia.

RUSSIAN NEWS - RUSSIAN HELICOPTER BREAKS WORLD RECORD

Russian News - Russian Helicopter Breaks World Record (1957)

New Russian jet helicopter breaks...

STAR ATHLETES COMPETE

Star Athletes Compete (1958)

Star Soviet gymnasts compete for the Moscow Cup.

FIREMEN'S OLYMPICS

Firemen's Olympics (1961)

Competition in Moscow shows off the skills and speed of Soviet fire fighters.

WOMEN PARACHUTISTS

Women Parachutists (1968)

Soviet women parachutists jumping, good point of view shots as they descend.

NEW TRUCK aka NEW GIANT RUSSIAN DUMPER TRUCK

New Truck AKA New Giant Russian Dumper Truck (1969)

Gigantic dumper truck "Belaz 549" from Soviet...

MOSCOW STATE CIRCUS

Moscow State Circus (1969)

Dog and elephants perform at the Moscow State Circus in Russia.

CIRCUS TRAINING

Circus Training (1970)

Footage of students in training to be in the circus. Russia.

RUSSIAN COAL MINE

Russian Coal Mine (1942)

Soviet miners work extra hard to supply coal for their troops fighting the...

RUSSIAN SUPPLIERS

Russian Suppliers (1941)

Supplies being unloaded at the port of Leningrad and placed onto trucks prior...

SUPPLIES FOR FRONT

Supplies For Front

Red Army shipping artillery equipment on train for shipment to front.

 RUSSIAN BALLOON STORY

Russian Balloon Story (1956)

Soviet Union holds press conference to display US spying balloon they...

RUSSIAN DAM CONSTRUCTION

Russian Dam Construction (1956)

Item showing hydro electric dam under construction in Russia.

THE NEW SOVIET PASSENGER PLANE IL 18

The New Soviet Passenger Plane Il 18 (1958)

The new Soviet passenger plane IL 18 presented to...

AUTOMATICALLY DRIVEN TRACTOR

Automatically Driven Tractor (1958)

New Russian automatically driven tractor moving along snowy field....

ORNAMENTS FROM BONE

Ornaments From Bone (1958)

Flowers, birds and butterflies carved from bone.

TIMBER RAFTING

Timber Rafting (1958)

Timber rafting mechanised in Russia.

BATHING IN WINTER - SWIMMERS IN ICY MOSCOW RIVER

Bathing In Winter - Swimmers In Icy Moscow River (1958)

People going for swim in icy Moscow...

RUSSIAN DUCK FARM

Russian Duck Farm (1956)

Duck farming on a large scale in the USSR.

IMMENSE COAL RESERVE IN RUSSIA

Immense Coal Reserve In Russia (1957)

Open cast coal mining in Soviet Union.

NEW BLAST FURNACE BEGINS OPERATION

New Blast Furnace Begins Operation (1957)

New blast furnace in operation in Moscow, Soviet Union.

FIREMEN'S COMPETITIONS

Firemen's Competitions (1957)

Competition for Soviet Fire Brigades in Moscow.

RUSSIAN ARTISTS

Russian Artists (1957)

Soviet artists painting traditional landscapes and portraits.

NEW RUSSIAN DAM

New Russian Dam (1962)

New dam built in Soviet Union.