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    Unused / unissued material -

    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union, USSR. Good footage of military and peoples' parade on May Day 1959.

    Big GV Red Square, troops lined up. VS Troops. CU Crowd. LS Leaders of the Soviet and Communist Party and Government standing on the tribunes of the mausoleum. CU Marshal Rodion Malinovsky speaking. CU Crowd. GV Troops marching in Red Square. CU Troops marching. CU Man in crowd. Big GV Troops marching in Red Square, zoom in to closer shot. CU Sailors marching. CU Crowd. Various shots of tanks and armoured vehicles. Cut-ins of crowd. LS Children carrying bouquets making their way to Mausoleum. LS's Children standing with leaders, after presenting them with bouquets. Big GV demonstrators passing the stands carrying placards which read Labour, Peace, May. (In Russian). GV Demonstrators. LS Demonstrators, taken overhead of crowds. CU's Crowd waving. Looking up shot of leaders on steps of Mausoleum. CU Crowd waving, as they walk past. MS Nikita Khruschev waving. GV's People marching past.

    (Mute Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 11/05/1959.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Cam
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:30:00 / 01:11:45:00
    UN 3218 I
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    UN 3218 I
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Rosanna Davison Black Bag
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