Petrograd

Some articles on petrograd:

Sfatul Țării - The Workings of The Diet - Relations With Petrograd
... a Sfatul Ţării delegation visited Vladimir Lenin in Petrograd, explaining to him "the hard-hit fate of the people of Bessarabia, which is of Latin root, under the tsarist rule, when the centuries old traditions and ... He said "Do not waste your time here in Petrograd, go to Bessarabia and organize yourselves ...
Red Ocktober
... It took place with an armed insurrection in Petrograd traditionally dated to 25 October 1917 (by the Julian or Old Style calendar, which corresponds to 7 November 1917 in the Gregorian or ... The October Revolution in Petrograd overthrew the Russian Provisional Government and gave the power to the local soviets dominated by Bolsheviks ... As the revolution was not universally recognized outside of Petrograd there followed the struggles of the Russian Civil War (1917–1922) and the creation of the Soviet Union in 1922 ...
Maria Andreyeva - Career in Theatrical Administration
... Between 1918 and 1921, she was Commissar of Theaters and Public Shows in Petrograd ... in his role of head of art section of the Narkompros in Petrograd ... The Petrograd Soviet refused to confirm her nomination, but Vladimir Lenin intervened in her favour and the appointment went ahead ...
Savage Division - The Kornilov Affair
... and his officers reacted to a supposed insurgency by German agents in Petrograd by relocating from the war front to Petrograd during the Kornilov affair ... However, Muslim delegates of the Petrograd Soviet, nominal members of the Russian Constituent Assembly, arrived at the Division directly from the capital and not only ...
Pavel Lazimir
... was a prominent Left Socialist Revolutionaries who headed a soldier section of the Petrograd Soviet and was chairman of the Petrograd Military Revolutionary Committee during the October Revolution ... Prior to being elected to the Petrograd Soviet, he served as a feldsher (physician assistant) at the Petrograd military hospital ...