Photo, Print, Drawing Uzhhorod.
About this Item
- This image is part of an album probably published in about 1920 that contains 20 photographs of scenes in Carpathian Ruthenia, a mountainous region, most of which was part of the Austria-Hungary before World War I, but which became part of the new Czechoslovak state in 1919. Today the largest portion of it forms Zakarpattia Oblast in western Ukraine, with smaller parts in Slovakia and Poland. Uzhhorod, in present-day western Ukraine, was the main administrative, commercial, and cultural center of Carpathian Ruthenia. The city, also previously known as Ungvar, was important militarily for centuries because of its position at the southern end of the Uzhok Pass over the Carpathian Mountains. The Uzh (meaning snake or eel) River curls through the city, dividing it in half.
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- [place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1920.
- - Ukraine--Zakarpatskaja Oblast--Užgorod
- - 1920
- - Bridges
- - Cities and towns
- - Uzh River
- - Title devised, in English, by Library staff.
- - Original resource extent: 1 photograph from an album : offset black and white printing.
- - Original resource at: Yaroslav Mudryi National Library of Ukraine.
- - Content in Czech and Russian.
- - Description based on data extracted from World Digital Library, which may be extracted from partner institutions.
- 1 online resource.
- Carpathian Ruthenia
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Uzhhorod. Ukraine Užgorod Zakarpatskaja Oblast, 1920. [Place of Publication Not Identified: Publisher Not Identified] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021669085/.
APA citation style:
(1920) Uzhhorod. Ukraine Užgorod Zakarpatskaja Oblast, 1920. [Place of Publication Not Identified: Publisher Not Identified] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021669085/.
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Uzhhorod. [Place of Publication Not Identified: Publisher Not Identified] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021669085/>.