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1912 - Russia: Tsar & Family Visit Monastery / Church & Manezh Museum, Moscow

Reel Number: 220502-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1912

Country: Russia

Location: Manege aka Manezh, Moscow

TC Begins: 08:00:00

TC Ends: 08:04:51

Duration: 00:04:51

1912 (?) - Russian Tsar & Family Visit Monastery / Church (?) & Visit Manezh Museum, Moscow Summer. Procession approaching camera along narrow walk outside monastery or church; people watch from narrow sidewalk. Priest leading blessing bystanders; priests in procession carry various religious icons, followed by altar boys (?), monks, priests in robes; military & civilians. 08:01:00 View from over bystanders. Tsar & family greeted by officer; given ceremonial bread. Other official greetings. 08:02:07 Leaving building w/ priest. Family into carriages. 08:02:53 Russian Inter-title: ?? Moscow May12.. 08:02:59 Tsar & family arrive in motorcade, greeted by officers saluting. Girls out of first open car. Second closed car w/ Tsar & Tsarina, out & shaking hands. Walk off screen left, crowd watching from across street. 08:03:58 Large columned stone building entrance. 08:04:12 Tsar & family leaving down carpeted steps. Into same cars as above & leaving. 1910s; Royalty; Wealth; Ceremonies; Religion; Pre-Revolution; NOTE: This is probably “The Patriarch, Tsar Nicholas II, his wife and children visit a monastery.

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