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    1.
    The house in which lived during his last years and died on 21.1.24 V.I. Lenin (the house is in the Moscow suburb of Gorky).


    2.
    Garden around the house in Gorky - benches on which Lenin used to sit.


    3.
    Bedroom where Lenin died


    4.
    Books which he read during the last days of his life.


    5.
    A reproduction of the first page of the communique in Pravda and Isvestia about Lenin's death.


    6.
    His corpse in the house where he died.


    7.
    Chandeliers covered with black crepe in Hall of Columns of the Moscow House of Unions.


    8.
    Guard of honour at Lenin's bier



    Dzershinski



    Voroshilov



    Kalinin


    9.
    The queue of Moscow people on the neighbouring streets to the House of Unions (during Lenin's funeral there was severe frost of -25 1/2 C.)


    10.
    March of people who want to say farewell to Lenin at the Hall of Columns in the House of Unions. Delegates of organisations are proceeding with standards.


    11.
    Lenin on his bier


    12.
    Guards of honour around it. Orj???ukidze.



    Kalinin



    Voroshilov



    Budyenny



    a worker


    13.
    Lenin on his bier



    A woman on guard of honour. A worker also. An old man. A soldier with rifle. Two naval ratings. A worker. Pioneers (young people)


    14.
    Lenin on his bier. Representatives of the Nationalities of Russia. (minorities)


    15.
    Lenin on his bier, among the guards of honour Kalinin.


    16.
    The life of Lenin Nadezhda Konslanlnovna Krupskaya


    17.
    His sister Maria Ilynichna Ulianova


    18.
    Lenin on his bier. Frunzer (Marshal) in Guard of Honour. Peasant and soldier. People pass the bier with Lenin on it. Soldiers naval ratings.



    Panoramic top view Lenin on his bier, surrounded by people


    19.
    Text of the communique "The funeral will take place Saturday 26th January. The sessions of the Soviet are temporarily suspended".


    20.
    Red Square in Moscow on the day of Lenin's funeral, 26th January. People fill the square.


    21.
    The pall bearers with the bier. A mound, a special tribune, in the centre of Red Square, the bier put on the catafa???.




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    Film ID:
    VLVACRRPDXJXESIJ0MYQXHVE0476B
    Media URN:
    VLVACRRPDXJXESIJ0MYQXHVE0476B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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