Inventory of the Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film

Finding aid prepared by Vishnu Jani.
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Title: Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
Date (inclusive): 1972-1976
Collection Number: 93065
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In English and Spanish.
Physical Description: 51 motion picture film reels (in 31 film canisters) (3.1 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to the role of the Soviet armed forces during World War II and subsequently.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film, Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Soviet governmental organization for supervision of motion picture film production.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection consists of films that were made during the World War II era and the 1970s. The films were originally intended for use by military attaches and political or scientific officers at Soviet embassies and consulates. Used to demonstrate Soviet might and power, the films cover topics such as recruitment for, and life at, the Higher Frunze Naval Academy in Leningrad, navy recruiting, massive Soviet Army maneuvers, the Yuri Gargarin space tracking range ship, and the Soviet Army. Contains 31 film reel cans containing 51 reels of 16mm film of various lengths. Film titles taken directly from the canister or reel.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Motion pictures.
Soviet Union--Armed Forces.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Eastern Front.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.

Film shelf

"Our Way the Ocean," 16mm, 2 reels, undated

Conditions Governing Access note

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Film shelf

"Bella Russia Minsk World War II," 1000 feet, 16mm, undated

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Film shelf

Unidentified films, 16mm, 48 reels, undated

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