Felix Dzherzhinsky Speech to VSNH & Funeral Scenes
Dzherzhinsky making speech MOS. Sterna ? making speech. Dzherzhinsky & Pietakov ?. CUs Ksandrov & Ipatev ?.
12:41:28 Funeral of Felix Dzherzhinsky 1926 - mourner looking down at body in open casket; CU body lying in state. Mourners file past Dzherzhinsky’s coffin. Choir sings. People up stairs towards camera. Soviet officials seated around coffin. Conductor w/ choir. Mourners file past, Dzherzhinsky’s family ? seated by coffin.
12:47:02 Outdoor funeral procession through city streets - pallbearers carrying casket among crowd inc. young Stalin in all-white oufit w/ black armband & Voroshilov.
Russia / USSR. Communist Party. 1920s.