Inventory of the Evans-McCan Group video tape

Finding aid prepared by Irena Czernichowska
Hoover Institution Archives
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
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© 2008

Title: Evans-McCan Group video tape
Date (inclusive): 1988-1989
Collection Number: 2000C10
Creator: Evans-McCan Group.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (11 VHS videocassette tapes) (0.4 linear feet)
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In Russian and English.
Abstract: Video recordings related to political conditions in the Soviet Union. Includes interviews with Soviet political leaders. All recordings are on VHS tapes.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives


Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

May not be reproduced without permission of the Evans-McCan Group.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Evans-McCan Group video tape, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000.


Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

American film production company.

Scope and Content of Collection

Video recordings related to political conditions in the Soviet Union. Includes interviews with Soviet political leaders. All recordings are on VHS tapes.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Soviet Union--Politics and government--1985-1991.

tape 1-3

Video recordings of footage of the USSR cities: Leningrad, Moscow, Suzdal, and Vladimir, including street scenes, government buildings, and historic sites, December 1988 - January 1989

Physical Description: 3 VHS videocassettes. Includes items 1-10
Item 1-4

Moscow and Suzdal, USSR, December 1988 - January 1989

Item 5-8

Vladimir and Leningrad, January 1989

Item 9-10

Leningrad, January 1989

tape 4-11

Video recordings of footage of the former Soviet Union, October 1990

Physical Description: 8 VHS videocassettes. Includes items 1-28
Item 1

First meeting of Democratic Russia, Leningrad, USSR

Item 2

Interviews with participants of First Democratic Russia meeting

Item 3-4

Leningrad city scenes

Item 5-6

Interview with Konstantin Cheremnykh, Democratic Union

Item 7-8

Leningrad city scenes

Item 9

Interview with Iueiĭ Rybakov, Deputy, Leningrad City Council

Item 10

Interview with Leonid Romankov, Deputy, Leningrad City Council

Item 10b

Peter and Paul Fortress, Leningrad City Council in Session

Item 11

Leningrad city scenes

Item 12

Interviews with ordinary Soviet citizens

Item 13

Odessa city scenes, including kindergarten program

Item 14

Odessa city scenes

Item 15

Interview with Israil' Reznichenko, Kiev Memorial (in Russian)

Item 17

Interview with Deputy of Ukrainian Soviet

Item 18

Interview with Andriĭ Kulikov, Deputy Editor of News from Ukraine

Item 19

Kiev student hunger strike and camp. Interview with Valeriĭ Grishchuk, Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet

Item 20

Interview with Dr. Lev Dul'nev, economist

Item 21

Green World campaign rally. Speech by Iuriĭ Scherbak, Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet

Item 22

Interview with Alekandr Savchenko, RUKH

Item 23

Bykovnia, Stalin-era mass grave site

Item 24

Interview with Popular Front leader

Item 25

Interview with Aleksandr Ostal'skiĭ, Izvestia reporter

Item 26

Scenes of meetings, Arbat

Item 27-28

Interviews with Iuriĭ Ruzhov and Arkady Murashev, Deputies, USSR Congress of People's Deputies