The film presents women working in various spheres of the country's national economy and women-heroines who have glorified themselves in work, sports, art, literature, whose names are inscribed in national history. Photos: N. Krupskaya, A. Kolontai, I. Armand, A. Elizarova, M. Ulyanova, E. Stasova, L. Reisner. Director of the orphanage in the city of Kursenai in Lithuania T.I.Betlinskiene, who saved the children of the orphanage during the Great Patriotic War. Speech with floor exercises by the world champion in artistic gymnastics N. Kuchinskaya. Newsreel: the builder of the Moscow metro T. Fedorova, noble weavers Maria and Evdokia Vinogradov, noble beet growers M. Demchenko, M. Gnatenko, tractor brigade foreman P. Angelina. Pilots V. Grizodubova, P. Osipenko and M. Raskova are passing in the car. Uzbek poetess Zulfiya reads her poems. Says (synchronously) pilot-cosmonaut of the USSR, Hero of the Soviet Union V.V. Tereshkova. Chairman of the Moldavian collective farm "New Life" A. Yunak. N.V. Popova, Chairman of the Soviet Women's Committee. D. Ibarruri in a group of women.