Beginning a run-up to the Constituent Assembly. An accommodation of a building of the Tauride Palace
The Committee under the Provisional Government for the accommodation of the building for the Constituent Assembly was established by the decree of the Provisional Government dated May 24 (June 6), 1917. Among its tasks were appointing the building for the Assembly, drafts and estimates development for the future works on this building’s adjustment to the Constituent Assembly and administrative control of construction and repair, finishing, after construction and other works. The construction and acceptance commissions were established and acted under the Committee. The Committee was eliminated on September 15, 1918.
The selection contains the Provisions on the Committee, the Provisional Government's resolutions on the establishment of the Committee, safeguard of the Tauride Palace and the security of the Constituent Assembly; journals of the meetings of the Committee and its Commissions, reports and reviews of the work of the Committee and its Commissions, correspondence with contractors regarding the repair, construction, finishing and other works, the requests and invoices of contractors, work estimates, name lists of the Committee's staff employees and their salary calculations, the registration log of incoming documents, as well as the orders for the commandant's office of the Tauride Palace.
Correspondence with the contractor "Brothers Akserio" for plastering and painting works in the Tavrichesky Palace (on issuing construction materials, on allocating cars, estimates of painting works, lists of persons necessary for carrying out work in adapting the building of the Tauride Palace for the Constituent Assembly).
Correspondence with the contractor Vasiliev for carrying out furniture and carpentry work in the building of the Tauride Palace (on the provision of premises on the territory of the State Duma, on the release of money for materials, the contract for the adaptation of the building for the Constituent Assembly.
Correspondence with the contractor "Polovitsky" for conducting reinforced concrete works in the Tavrichesky Palace (the prices of the works to be carried out, estimates of the proposed reinforced concrete works, invoices for payment of the performed works, protocol for testing reinforced concrete structures).
Lists of the workers and employees of the Committee under the Provisional Government on the adaptation of the building for the Constituent Assembly of those who are liable for military service, who are granted postponement for conscription to the troops, and servicemen who are seconded to the Committee.
Correspondence with the contractor Taipale for the work on the reconstruction of the heating and ventilation of the Tauride Palace (estimates for the repair of the steam system of heating and ventilation, the allocation of refractory bricks and clay, the petition for the secondment of servicemen and persons liable for repairs to the heating and ventilation systems, lists of work performed and delivered instruments and materials, accounts).
Statement of contractors "Eliseev and Egorov" on the consent to work with an indication of its cost for the adaptation of the building for the Constituent Assembly, the account for the payment of work done.
Correspondence with the commandant of the Tauride Palace about the return of all things located in the premises of the Ministry's Pavilion under the State Duma, the State Duma expenditure statement, etc.