Bolsheviks seize power in Petrograd – archive, 8 November 1917

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8 November 1917 The Maximalists have occupied the Central Telegraph Office, State Bank and Marie Palace

Maximalist rising in Petrograd – Parliament building seized

Petrograd, Wednesday Noon
An armed naval detachment, acting under the orders of the Maximalist Revolutionary Committee, has occupied the offices of the official Petrograd Telegraph Agency.

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