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Delegates to the Congress of Apiarists in Sofia

Delegates to the Congress of Apiarists in Sofia, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeDelegates to the Congress of Apiarists in Sofia, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Delegates to the Congress of Apiarists in Sofia
Description:Indoor portrait of a group of men in front of a drape with a label in Bulgarian reading "Apiarist's congress", seated and standing in four rows. Most of them are wearing suits, two are in an Orthodox priest garb, one is wearing rural clothes with a fur cap, and another is dressed in a light military uniform, holding a sword. In front of the first row of men, sitting on the ground, there are some wheat ears. Verso: attached article in Bulgarian from the newspaper "Otechestven front": "Is apiculture only a hobby?"
Comment:Among the photographed are Sava Datsov, Unterberg, and Prof. P. I. Behmetiev - Bulgarian teachers, organizers of the first "Apiarist's Congress" in Sofia on August 21, 1899.
Date:1899
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 244mm x 347mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:170 History and Culture Change > 179 Economic Planning and Development
240 Agriculture
290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C IV 666
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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