Bratsk Video

May Day Strides Across the Land (1961)
Description: Bratsk High Dam is proclaimed a victory of Communism in this clip. Its opening was timed to coincide with May Day and the Congress of the Communist Party.

The End of Old Bratsk (1961)
Description: Panorama of the city of Bratsk on the left bank of the Angara as it is destroyed for construction of the Bratsk High Dam. Workers moving homes in connection with the construction of the reservoir.
Newsreel footage.

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