City of Bakhchisaray in Crimea, Soviet Union. Views of mountains and landscape in the countryside in Crimea. Ruins of an ancient Jewish city. Exteriors of Hansaray in Bakhchisaray. Civilians and children in the city. Bullock carts and horse carriages being driven through the city. Castles on a mountain top.
Palaces and monuments near Yalta in Crimea, Soviet Union. Exteriors of Livadia Palace in Livadiya Crimea. People enter the gates of the palace. Scene changes to exterior views of a the Kichkine Palace, built of whitewashed stone for the Grand Duke Dmitry. Sweeping views of the Black Sea from the elevated mountain-side position of the Palace Kichkine. People in a garden in the palace at Gaspra, a former home of Grand Duke Nikolaevich. Men and women play volleyball at a park near the Gaspra palace. People enjoy views of the Baron von Steingel Swallow's Nest castle, jutting out at the edge of the Black Sea, at the Cape of Ai-Todor.
Life of Soviet Georgian people of Batumi, in the Adjar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic of the Soviet Union. Adjarian people milling about on streets in the Black Sea coastal city of Batumi, Adjar. Busy sidewalk cafes. Men, women, and children shop for fruits and vegetables from stalls on a street. Men at a roadside cafe. People swim at a Black Sea beach. A ship waits in the Black Sea port at Batumi, as travelers leave Batumi, in small boats, to board her. Scenes of Yalta, after the passengers arrive there. People milling about on a city street with shops in Yalta, Crimea. A horse drawn cart being pulled as it ascends toward a nearby summit of the Ai-Petri mountains. Elevated view from the mountains of Yalta toward vineyards and toward the south shore of the Black Sea.
The Vorontsov's Palace in Alupka, Crimea, Soviet Union. Exteriors of the Vorontsov's Palace. Busts lined up inside the palace. A fountain in front of the palace. White marble lions at the entrance. People come down the steps of the southern facade of the palace.
Allied leaders meet at the Yalta Conference in Crimea, Soviet Union during World War II. US, British and Soviet flags at Saki airport. Soviet Foreign Minister Vyachselav Molotov, Andrei Gromyko and Deputy Commissar for Foreign Affairs Andrey Vyshinsky at the airport. U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt seated in a jeep holds his hat in a salute. British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Molotov stand along side the jeep as they review a Soviet honor guard. The jeep moves forward and then halts. Soviet troops march past the jeep. British Field Marshal Allan Brooke with others.
Allied leaders at the Yalta Conference in Crimea, Soviet Union during World War II. Interiors of Livadia Palace in Crimea. Officials confer and look at papers. British Prime Minister Winston Churchill arrives at the palace. Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin also arrives. Churchill's daughter Sarah Churchill in an army uniform as she talks to Anne Boettiger and Kathy Harriman.