Lenin's funeral. Moscow, Russia.
Death of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin (formerly Ulyanov) founder of the Soviet state; on January 21st 1924. French titles at beginning explain that the crowd of Russian citizens are out in Red Square in terribly cold weather (temperature -35 F.!!!) to file past the...
Pathe in London link up with Paris and New York to improve international news coverage.
Soviets turn out in mass to mourn the death of their leader.
Library material shown to illustrate the death of Joseph Stalin.
Thousands of people file past Lenin's coffin in a freezing Moscow winter - 1924.
Documentary tracing the history of news reporting in the Pathe newsreel.
Crowds in Red Square to see body of Lenin.
Historic events during the reign of five British Monarchs.