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«The image shows the postwar market in Zernova St. - a flea market, occupying the space from the Opera Theater to the bridge in Peltewna St., today's Chornovola Blvd. The market was open practically around the clock; in this space, in a large concentration of sellers, buyers, and pickpockets, one could buy deficit goods. One hot item was the "bimber" - moonshine produced from God knows what. Lviv residents - both the born-and-bred ones, and the "new arrivals" did whatever they could to survive in postwar Lviv. For an unknown reason, a zeppelin hangs above the market crowd. This spontaneous market existed until around 1960, the start of construction of the Lviv Hotel. Subsequently, it was moved to the Zhovkivska junction in Bohdana Khmelnytskoho St., and then to the town of Riasne. In our days, these spontaneous markets have become a necessary attribute of practically every city district. Only recently, have we managed to 'civilize' them somewhat, and bring the space they occupy to some order." (from the recollections of Volodymyr Rumiantsev)
Dirigible, Zernova Square, Opear House, market, people
Unpublished resources
10х14 сm
Volodymyr Rumyantsev

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ID: 02543
City: Lviv
Date: 1913
Format: 15х10 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Dmytro Zavrazhyn
Subject: "Magnus"
ID: 02987
City: Lviv
Date: 1890
Format: 11х17 сm
Creator: Edward Trzemeski
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Lviv Historical Museum
Subject: Strzelecki Square, timber yard
ID: 02984
City: Lviv
Date: 1964
Format: 11х17 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mykhailo Tsimerman
Subject: 300-richchia Vozzyednannia Square, book kiosk, transport, people
ID: 03881
City: Chernivtsi
Date: 1905-1914
Format: 170х70 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Helmut Kusdat
Subject: Czernowitz, Austriaplatz, market
ID: 08137
City: Lviv
Date: 1963-1964
Format: 10x15 сm
Creator: Jaroslav Yanchak
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Jaroslav Janchak
Subject: Stryiska street, Ivana Franka street, market, trading, people
ID: 03220
City: Lviv
Date: 1904
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Lederer & Popper, Prague
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Passage, stores, people
ID: 03931
City: Lviv
Date: 1938-1939
Format: 15х10 cm
Creator: Adam Lenkiewicz
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Maryna Kursanova
Subject: Square, market, trading, people
Unknown location
ID: 03393
City: Unknown location
Date: 1910
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Claudia Erdheim, Das Stetl. Galizien und Bukowina 1890–1918. Album Verlag, Wien 2008.
Copyright: Claudia Erdheim
Subject: Street, trading, traders, ware
ID: 13083
City: Ternopil
Date: 1918
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Taras Pinyazhko
Subject: market, people, trade, street

The Lviv State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater was built in 1897-1900 under a project designed by architect Zygmunt Gorgolewski. The building is erected in historicist style and influenced by the so-called Vienna Neo-Renaissance. The monumental theater building has occupied a key position in the architectural ensemble of the city’s main avenue created in the late 19th – early 20th century.