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Birobidzhan (Jewish Autonomous Region)

Film | Accession Number: 2006.474.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4588 | Film ID: 2833

Excerpt from a film extolling the merits of Birobidzhan, capital of the Jewish Autonomous Region, which was created in 1934 in the eastern USSR. Scenes in a classroom. A female teacher shows Hebrew letters to a young boy. The rest of the film, not shown here, shows construction of the settlement, gold mining, a marble quarry, natural resources, and various scenes of the city.

Image
Film Title
Birobidzhan
Duration
00:00:14
Date
Event:  1937
Locale
Birobidzhan, Soviet Union
Language
Silent
Music
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Russian Archives of Documentary Films and Photographs
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:21:41
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