Damaged Train Station



ID number:
03759
Title:
Damaged Train Station
City:
Description:
The postcard shows the train station in Chernivtsi at the end of World War One, during which the building was severely damaged when the city was twice taken by the Russian army.
It was rebuilt after the war in a slightly simplyfied way.
The station was built between 1907 and 1909 by architekt Elling in a kind of secessionist style. It was opened in 1910 and replaced the old train station, built in 1866.
In 1866 the railway line between Lemberg (Lviv) and Chernivtsi was opened, connecting the Bukowina with the European railway network. In 1869 it was extended to Suczawa (Suceava) in the southern Bukowina, later to Iasi in Romania.
Helmut Kusdat
Subject:
Czernowitz, Train Station
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher:
Unknown
Date:
1914-1918
Format:
85х140 mm
Copyright:
Helmut Kusdat
Collection:
Category:
Technique:
Inscriptions:
On obverse:
In German: Bahnhof in Czernowitz.

Suggestions: If you have additional information regarding this particular visual source or want to team up with our UID project, please send us your comments.

Related

ID: 00743
City: Uzhgorod
Date: 1928
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: LUMEN
Copyright: Rostyslav Tatomyr
Subject: Railway station, platform, surrounding buidlngs, railway tracks, passengers
Truskavec
ID: 03309
City: Truskavec
Date: 1931
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: J. Sadowski, Truskawiec
Copyright: Library of the Institute of Ethnology, Lviv
Subject: Railway station, tracks, station
ID: 11587
City: Horlivka
Date: 1909
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Museum of the History of Horlivka
Subject: industrial landscape
ID: 00644
City: Lviv
Date: 1904
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Josef (Józef) Eder
Publisher: The Art Gallery of Polish Artists Publishing House, Krakow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: The Main Train Station, platform, platform covering
ID: 00075
City: Lviv
Date: 1915-1920
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Dawid Grund, Lwow
Copyright: There are no Known Restrictions on the Usage of this Image
Subject: Central Railway Station, square, flower-bed, electric lamps, final tram stop
ID: 11601
City: Kramatorsk
Date: 1900-1917
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Museum of the History of Starokramatorsky Machine Building Plant
Subject: industrial landscape
ID: 00513
City: Lviv
Date: 1941-1944
Format: 60х90 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Taras Pinyazhko
Subject: Railway, railway station, platform, ceiling
ID: 00636
City: Lviv
Date: 1904-1915
Format: 90x280 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: The Art Gallery of Polish Artists Publishing House, Krakow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: The Main Train Station, square, fountain, tram
ID: 03759
City: Chernivtsi
Date: 1914-1918
Format: 85х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Helmut Kusdat
Subject: Czernowitz, Train Station