General Department of the Central Committee, 1953-1966

Rossisskii gosudarstvennyi arkhiv noveishei istorii (RGANI, formerly TsKhSD)

Call number -- Film A1046: microfilm held in the microfilm cage in the Lamont basement.

Finding Aid -- Opisi for this collection are on microfilm reel one of the collection itself. There is also a hard copy of the opisi shelved with the other bound microfilm finding guides in the Lamont basement (call number Index Film A1046). Opisi describe each document and include a concordance showing which dela are on which microfilm reels.

Contents -- includes draft CC resolutions on the response of the laboring masses to the Pravda article "Sovetskaia sotsialisticheskaia zakonnost' neprikosnovenna," on residential building plan for Moscow for the 1950s, on new planning methods for agriculture (with marginal notes by Khrushchev), on increasing wheat production, etc. Also includes a stenogram of a CC meeting on strengthening collective farms held in 1954, and notes from local state and party organizations on national problems, such as the increasing loading of the railroad network in the mid-1950s.
Size of Archive -- 490 dd., 118 reels.