• Short Summary

    ON JUNE 10 THOUSANDS OF MUSCOVITES WATCHED MR. KHRUSHCHEV UNVEIL A MONUMENT TO THE UKRAINIAN?

  • Description

    ON JUNE 10 THOUSANDS OF MUSCOVITES WATCHED MR. KHRUSHCHEV UNVEIL A MONUMENT TO THE UKRAINIAN POET SHEVCHENKO. THE MONUMENT TO THE POET TAXES THE FORM OF A LARGER-THAN-LIFE STATUE - 5 METRES HIGH - SHOWING THE POET STRIDING ALONG.

    AMONG THE GUESTS AT THE CEREMONY WERE: PRESIDENT BREZHNEV, VORONOV, KIRILENKO, KOSIGAN, MIKOYAN, PODGORNY, SUSLOV, SHVERNIK, GRISHIN, YEFREMOV, ANDROPOV, DEMICHEV, POLYSKOV, PONOMARIOV, TITOV, SHELEPIN AND THE EAST GERMAN LEADER MR. WALTER ULBRIGHT.

    AFTER THE UNVEILING SEVERAL WREATHS WERE PLACED AT THE BASE OF THE MONUMENT, WHICH IS ALONGSIDE THE MOSKVA RIVER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA18AJH32XK5GH19B8SAASCNVUC
    Media URN:
    VLVA18AJH32XK5GH19B8SAASCNVUC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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