Description:01 12 36 00 Russian Archives XX-th century. Text: Grip of the city of Poltava by the troops of the general Ma_-Maevski on July 18, 1919. Seen on servicemen among whom general Ma_-Maevski. Handshakes among officers. Close-up Ma_-Maevski. Ovation, cheer, he rises in convertible. Descent of Ma_-Maevski's train. Seen on group of general whites, civil war. Close-up Ma_-Maevski which puts face camera. Close-up various general whites.