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SIBA – A Visual Approach to Explore Everyday Life in Turkish and Yugoslav Cities, 1920s and 1930s

View of Sarajevo’s old town from Logavina Ulica II

View of Sarajevo’s old town from Logavina Ulica II, © Mehmed A. Akšamijaenlarge


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Object:View of Sarajevo’s old town from Logavina Ulica II
Description:City panorama taken from Logavina Street, including the old town and the mahallas of Bistrik and Mahmutovac on the southern slopes. The minaret of Baščaršija Mosque, the tower of Sveti Ante Padovanski Church and the tower of a residential building from the late 19th century are in the foreground, forming a triangle.
Comment:Analogue photographic process, negative-positive (Agfa Isopan 17 DIN). Original preserved as a negative, stored as a negative and a digital record.
Location:Sarajevo, Logavina ulica
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina (contemporary)
Yugoslavia (historical)
Creator:Akšamija, Alija M.
Dimensions:Negative: 60mm x 60mm
Positive: 300mm x 300mm
Keywords:100 Orientation > 103 Place Names
130 Geography > 131 Location
340 Structures > 341 Architecture
340 Structures > 346 Religious and Educational Structures
Bibliography:Akšamija, Mehmed A. (2015): Alija M. Akšamija – Monografija arhivografije. Sarajevo: BANU. Vol. I, 97.
Copyright:Mehmed A. Akšamija
Archive:Alija M. Akšamija private collection, Sarajevo (Collection Sarajevski ciklus 1938./39. – Panorame i vedute Sarajeva.), Inv. No.: A.M.A. N 59 39
Editors:Mehmed A. Akšamija, Kristina Ilić, Nataša Mišković