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: 00648
City: Lviv
Date: 1910-1914
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
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Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Batory St., court building, lamp-post, passers-by
ID: 03722
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Date: 1909-1914
Format: 85x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
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ID: 03165
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Date: 1941
Format: 9х14 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Center for the Studies of the Liberation Movement, Lviv
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ID: 11086
City: Skole
Date: 1920-1939
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
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Subject: House
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: 02538
City: Lviv
Date: 1894
Format: 26х38 сm
Creator: Unknown
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Copyright: Lviv Historical Museum
Subject: Fire station
ID: 01324
City: Lviv
Date: 1900-1914
Format: 10x15 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Juriy Zaverbnyj
Subject: Charnetskoho street, administrative buildings, vicegerency, people
ID: 07935
City: Lviv
Date: 1960-1965
Format: 10x15 cm
Creator: Illya Pavlyk
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Oleksandr Korobov
Subject: Archive, Bernardine monastery, church, street, public garden, tower
ID: 00642
City: Lviv
Date: 1927-1939
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Juliusz Rodkowski
Publisher: Printing House "Narodowa", Lwow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Railway Administration Building, park, electric lamp-post, passers-by