Lenin Mausoleum history in photos

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Lenin`s death Official communication the death of Lenin - the leader of the world proletariat

 

fare-well to LeninIn three days more than one million of people visited the Pillared Hall to say fare-well to Lenin

 

Lenin's burial Lenin's burial at the Red Squere

 

V.I. LeninV.I.Lenin

 

Lenin and Stalin V.Lenin and I.Stalin

Stalin speeches in RealAudio

 

the first Lenin MausoleumThey started to construct the first Lenin Mausoleum on the very next day after Lenin's death.

Frouzen soil was dynamited.

 

the first Lenin Mausoleum The first Lenin Mausoleum existed till 1924.

 

the second Lenin MausoleumThe second Mausoleum, the wooden one.
Existed for 5 years.

 
Lenin Mausoleum projects

The Soviet Goverment anounced a competition for the best project.

Some of the projects presented.

 
   
Lenin Mausoleum projects  

Lenin Mausoleum model In 1929 a new construction was open. A special model of the new granit Lenin Mausoleum was produced in order to make sure the new building would blend in well.

 

third Lenin Mausolem under constructionThe third Lenin Mausolem under construction, the granite one.

 

Vladimir Lenin body By that time Lenin's body had not changed..

 

Lenin Mausolem witnessed 
        many historical eventsThe Lenin Mausolem witnessed many historical events. Heroes of the Spanish Republic were greeted there

The tribune of the Lenin Mausoleum G.Dimitrov, A.Mikoyan, M.Gorky on the tribune of the Lenin Mausoleum

 

the building 
        where Lenin's body were keptThe building where Lenin's body were kept during the war period. Tyumen.

 

Throwing down the fascist banners near Lenin mausoleum Throwing down the fascist banners

 

G.Zhukov and I.Stalin 
        on the tribune of the Lenin Mausoleum. G.Zhukov and I.Stalin on the tribune of the Mausoleum.

 
Lenin and Stalin MausoleumFor a certain period of time it was Lenin and Stalin Mausoleum
 
 

Lenin and 
        Stalin in the MausoleumLenin and Stalin in the Mausoleum.

 

The ticket for visiting Mausoleum of Lenin and StalinThe ticket  for visiting Mausoleum of Lenin-Stalin

 

kremlin wall near lenin mausoleumNear the Kremlin wall

 

Lenin Mausoleum 
        guard The Mausoleum guard

 

V.I.Lenin Mausoleum Time has passed.
The spruces have grown up.
There is no red banner under the Kremlin.
But the Mausoleum still exists!

 

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