Collection "Photographs from the period 1878 - 1944." 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The photographs reflect events and personalities from the period 1878 – 1944 and are extremely diverse. Photographs related to famous political, public and cultural figures occupy a significant share in the collection. The images of the rulers of the Third Bulgarian Kingdom - Prince Alexander I, Prince (Tsar) Ferdinand I and Tsar Boris III, as well as members of their families - have been preserved. Photos of politicians such as Stefan Stambolov, Dragan Tsankov, Alexander Malinov, Konstantin Muraviev, Atanas Burov, Alexander Girginov, Stoyan Kosturkov, Bogdan Filov, etc. stand out; cultural figures such as the artist Ivan Nenov and his wife Ekaterina Nenova, the actresses Adriana Budevska and Elisaveta Jovovich, the poet Elisaveta Bagryana, the director Vasil Gendov, Stefan Makedonski, etc.; scientists such as Prof. Vasil Zlatarski, Academician Gavril Katsarov, Prof. Marin Drinov, Prof. Hristo Vakarelski; military figures such as generals Radko Dimitriev, Nikifor Nikiforov, Stefan Paprikov, Ivan Fichev, Stefan Tasev, Kliment Boyadzhiev, etc., diplomats such as Dimitar and Ivan Stanchovi, Pancho Hadjimishev and Nikola Rizov. Interesting is the series of photographs of gatherings of the followers of the White Brotherhood, as well as of Teacher Petar Danov.The collection includes numerous photos from the wars of 1912 - 1918, representing moments of combat actions of various military units of the Bulgarian army and those that illustrate moments of relaxation for the soldiers.Postcards with views of Bulgarian and foreign villages and natural landmarks make up an interesting and significant part of the collection. Greeting cards and greetings on the occasion of Christmas, New Year, Easter also have a certain place. Postcard "View from Bulgarian Macedonian Costume" Postcard Sofia. Regentska Street, the first half of the XNUMXth century. Postcard Sofia. Lion's Bridge Square, first half of the XNUMXth century. Postcard Sofia. "St. Nedelya" Square, the first half of the XNUMXth century. Postcard Greetings from Sofia Postcard The Dukes of Edirne 1903 Postcard Revolutionaries of 1902-1903. 17th graduating class of the Military School, 40th anniversary. 1936 Observation post near the village of Furka, Macedonia, February 1917. Postcard The first Turkish prisoners in Stara Zagora. 1912 Postcard Rila Monastery, interior view, 1920 Postcard Hooray! On a knife! Postcard dedicated to the Balkan War 1912-1913. To the left, a portrait in a medallion of King Ferdinand I. Postcard The solemn proclamation of Northern and Southern Bulgaria as an independent kingdom V. Tarnovo, 22.09.1908/XNUMX/XNUMX. In the photo are Tsar Ferdinand I, Prime Minister Alexander Malinov, cabinet ministers and other military and civilian persons. Postcard, issued on the occasion of the proclamation on 22.09.1908 of the Bulgarian independent kingdom. Top center two portraits in separate miniature medallions of Queen Eleanor (left) and King Ferdinand I. Below them in the center is the Manifesto for the Declaration of Independence and below it - a photo of the church "St. 40 Martyrs" in Veliko Tarnovo, in which Bulgaria was declared an Independent Kingdom. Jubilee postcard, on the occasion of 25 years since the accession of King Ferdinand I to the Bulgarian throne (1887-1912). In the center, a portrait of King Ferdinand I, with crown, scepter and clothing resembling those of the rulers of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom. Postcard Varna, Evksinograd. Tsar Boris III and Tsarina Joanna among a group of citizens. 30s of the XNUMXth century The covered bridge in Lovech Postcard The Balkan Lion in Turkey Postcard Slivnitsa, 6.11.1885, fight for the cannons. Prince Alexander I of Battenberg The Danovist Brotherhood of the Rila Lakes, August 1931. Postcard The Bulgarian Royal House, 1908. Tsar Boris III at the St. George's Day military parade. Sofia, 1934 The government of Alexander Malinov before the National Assembly, 1931. Sofia costume postcard. Postcard Edirne. General Georgi Vazov with the trophies, 1913. Prince Boris Turnovski, 1912 Postcard The Heads of State of the United Balkan Countries, 1912. A moment of a visit of King Ferdinand and Prince Boris during the First World War in the city of Kyustendil.