Chernivtsi National University Building

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Chernivtsi National University Building
The postcard shows the building of the Landesregierung of the Bukowina (Government of the Bukowina), built in 1871-73 by the architect Gustav Fritsch in a style typical for Austrian public administration buildings. After a fire destroyed part of the building in 1905, one more floor was added. The private appartment of the Landespräsident were located in the building as well. Until 1849 the Bukowina was part of the Austrian Kronland (province) of Galizien. In 1849 it was made a Herzogtum (duchy) and became an own Kronland. From then on it was ruled by a Landespräsident (governor) who was sent from Vienna. The Landespräsident (governor) was head of the political administration of the Bukowina. At the same time he was the representative of the Emperor and had to mediate between the central government in Vienna and the local authorities. The last Landespräsident Count Ezdorf left the Bukowina in November 1918. In the Soviet era the building housed the regional committee of the comunist party. Today it is used by the university.
Helmut Kusdat
Czernowitz, Landesregierung, Austria Platz
Simon Gross, Czernowitz
90х140 mm
Library of the Institute of Ethnology, Lviv
On obverse:
In German: Gruß aus Czernowitz, K.k. Landesregierung. 64376. Verlag von Simon Gross, Czernowitz, Hauptstrasse 27.
On reverse:
In German: Correspondenz-Karte

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ID: 02957
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Date: 1952-1970
Format: Unknown
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Date: 1941
Format: 9х14 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
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ID: 07935
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Date: 1960-1965
Format: 10x15 cm
Creator: Illya Pavlyk
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ID: 00681
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Date: 1905-1914
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: David Gross, Czernowitz
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Franciszka Jozefa Sq., regional administration, green area, passersby
ID: 00648
City: Lviv
Date: 1910-1914
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Zaklad swiatlodrukow, Lwow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Batory St., court building, lamp-post, passers-by
ID: 00736
City: Uzhgorod
Date: 1900-1914
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Lévai Mór Kiadása
Copyright: Rostyslav Tatomyr
Subject: Zhupa
ID: 03735
City: Chernivtsi
Date: 1936-1944
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Foto Regal, Cernăuţi
Copyright: Helmut Kusdat
Subject: Cernăuţi, Chamber of Commerce, Squares
ID: 02526
City: Lviv
Date: 1894
Format: 12,2х20 см
Creator: Edward Trzemeski
Publisher: Publishing House "Centr Europy", Lviv
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Galician Diet
ID: 11239
City: Kyiv
Date: 1880-1890
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: H.S. Pshenychnyi Central State Cinema, Photo and Phono Archvive of Ukraine
Subject: street, building, transport, electric line