Yakov Kokovin was born and raised in the kingdom of stone. From the cradle he was surrounded by people who knew, understood and loved the stone. The marble was still working his grandfather Efstafy Kokovin. With sixteen years went «kamenotesnym pupil» on Gornoschitsky marble works and the father of Jacob Basil Efstafevich. Within a few years it «on knowledge of lapidary arts» transferred to Yekaterinburg Lapidary Works. Here Basil Kokovin became an apprentice and then master. With him in the early years of the XIX century «kamenodelnoe Art was presented at the factory Read more [...]
In the most stressful day of the coup August 20, 1991 to back the Russian government headed by O.Lobovym arrived in Yekaterinburg (then Sverdlovsk). It was assumed that if "The White House" capture, leadership of the country will be carried out from the underground reserve control point which is a few tens of meters below the ground in an hour's drive from the city.
Putsch, fortunately, failed. Two days later, the government left the underground reserve residence. But the leaked information about the secret residence expanded wave of rumors about the old and new dungeons of the Sverdlovsk Read more [...]
Perhaps, in the midst of all kinds of art in architecture, no rivals for the approval of the creative power of the world's population. City impossible to ignore, it is available to all the organs of emotion, he fills the landscape, obscures the horizon, he - alpha and omega of at least some of the road. View of the town is subject to not mind the 1st person, but will, if not all of its inhabitants, then a collective will, which dictates the era - and that, if not the time runs eventually overlooking the town?
Change, grow skyward main town of, and that's Yekaterinburg, founded as the capital of Read more [...]
Yekaterinburg is one of the largest cities in Russia. It was founded by associates of Russian emperor Peter the Great VN Tatischev and VI de Gennin as a factory-fortress on the Ural River Iset. Date of birth of the city is 7 (18) in November 1723, when the plant was carried out a trial run of forging hammers.
Which is the administrative center of the Urals mining and metallurgical district, Ekaterinburg initially stood out from other localities of the Russian empire: it is here carried guide government and private steelworks, located on either side of the Ural mountain range. One of the first stone Read more [...]
Dmitry whitefish author of several articles in the Journal of the Kazan «Zavolzhsky ant» in 1834, correspondence from Yekaterinburg in the capital «Ladies' magazine» concert pianists of visiting nurses and a collection of Zintl «Morning Star», Released in Mosvke in 1831 interest in the theater and entertainment, claims to be seen wit and articles Sigova of Yekaterinburg. What does the author had to the city, could not be determined. We can assume that he comes from the Urals, arrivals lived here with relatives in Yekaterinburg name of whitefish was widespread. Read more [...]
Everything connected with the
precious stones and metals, always a mystery,
often bloody, innuendo, dark
whirlpool. Zlata not divided. So it was since biblical
times. Gold brings a wealth other
worldwide fame and fortune to anyone
History of discovery
Nevyansk gold traditionally dark and
dramatic. Let's start with the fact that there
several versions in this regard, each of
which pulls in a hefty adventure
in the spirit of the novel by Alexandre Dumas. Take, for example,
this one. Scientist Peter Simon Pallas, with
treat for yourself and for the benefit of Read more [...]
Yekaterinburg, May 30, "Orthodox newspaper". Archbishop of Yekaterinburg and Verkhoturye Vincent visited Who Sorrow Female Monastery second largest city in the Sverdlovsk region. 28 May the Lord celebrated Divine Liturgy, and then performed the blessing of the newly-built cross and cupola. Multi-ton structure after the prayer service was installed on top of the monastery church.
Archpastor met and accompanied in this visit monastic cloister nun Mother Abbess Cyril (Suvorov), dean of mining plant and deanery Archpriest Gennady Vedernikov, as well Read more [...]
While the offices in the capital still scribbling orders for Demidov, while heavily and slowly stirs the state machine, solving different questions about the construction of new plants, from the Altai Nevyansk already wander on foot, riding in carts, paddle Strugi Ural rudovedy, mining and smelting master workmen people.
In June 1726, when still none of the decrees of the capital under any mountain, offices in Yekaterinburg or Siberian governor, Ural craftsmen have already reached places where last summer Demidovsky «rudovedets» scribe Dmitry Semenov, nicknamed Goat Legs, established Read more [...]
ur. priestly clan, representative. -cerned taught in Perm. Seminary, published in the pages of Perm. diocesan statements, held important positions in the diocesan administration. Max. Math. Jonah vows to Hippolyte L. K. (1790 Tobolsk 11.13.1866, Dalmatov Perm. Lip.). Graduated from Moscow. Theological Seminary. Teacher, rector of Perm. Then Tobolsk, Ekaterinoslavskaya Seminary. 1846-59 Bishop ECAT., Vicar of Perm. Diocese. Died in retirement in Dalmatovskoye Assumption Mon., Where he was buried. Nephew Jonah Archimandrite Antonin, vows to Andrey K. (1817, p. Baturin, Shadrinsky y. Perm. Read more [...]
During the Civil War began to lay the foundations of the Soviet repressive system. Repression did not stop after the war. VI Lenin made a decisive turn in the search for the correct line of the revolution ushered in a new economic policy. However, from the terror of the Bolsheviks refused. During the formation of the first Soviet Criminal Code of 1922, Lenin wrote to the Minister of Justice of the Kursk "m. Kursk! In addition to our conversation I send you a sketch of an additional section of the Penal, Code The basic idea, I hope, clear open to expose the fundamental Read more [...]
Just two electronic local history project presented the Nizhny Tagil publishing "Basco".
The first of these was developed in cooperation with the Yekaterinburg diocese and contains three discs of about 50,000 pages of text magazine "Yekaterinburg diocesan sheets" for 1886-1917 years. According to the manager of the publishing house of Galina Simakova great help to the project was "Basco" Tagilskaya local history library. The fact that neither the diocese itself, nor in the libraries do not have all of Yekaterinburg journal publications, and for missing information even going to go to Moscow, Read more [...]
Just two electronic local history project presented the Nizhny Tagil Publishing "Basco".
The first of these was developed in cooperation with the Yekaterinburg diocese and contains three discs of about 50,000 pages of text – Journal "Yekaterinburg diocesan sheets" for 1886–1917. According to the manager of the publishing house of Galina Simakova great help in the implementation of the project had "Basco" Tagilskaya Regional Studies Library. The fact that neither the diocese itself, nor in the libraries do not Read more [...]
Development of medicine in the Urals can be conditionally divided into three stages: folk, mining and metallurgical, Zemstvo.
Prior to the beginning of the XVIII century. Residents used traditional medicine (herbs, physiotherapy, therapeutic magic, midwife care, etc.). As noted by the MD TF Assumption in his book "Medical and topographical description of the Yekaterinburg mining district and its town" (Published in Moscow in Latin in 1835), "Before the foundation of Ekaterinburg is no medicine in the Urals, except folk, there was no"
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Ekaterinburg has been the subject of special concern Basil Tatishcheva. Returning from a trip to the Ural factories at the beginning of November 1734, the new commander of the mountain immediately started first in Yekaterinburg in Russia, after Moscow and St. Petersburg, the police chief and made for him extensive instructions that determined the life of the city almost all the eighteenth century.
Responsibilities of the chief of police lieutenant Yekaterinburg Seeds Sikorski were extensive. He was responsible not only for maintaining order in the city, but also carried out the architectural and Read more [...]
Among the members of the first bore the name of Herman EMK Avgustovich Tim - figures in the then Yekaterinburg, certainly, noticeable. After graduating in 1857, the Institute of Mining Engineers Corps, he served as a forester various plants of the Perm province, and after a certain interruption caused by the deteriorating health - Top district police-Isetsky plant. Role in urban life allowed Germany Avgustovich gain with age status of public figure: he was a vowel City Duma, member of the Company's real red cross and one of its founders and a member of the Benevolent Society. His name is often Read more [...]
In the museum of the history of architecture and industrial equipment of the Urals, which belongs to the Sverdlovsk Institute of Architecture, has a very interesting layout. According to the old drawings, drawings, prints, students and teachers have recreated the very first appearance of Yekaterinburg. So the city looked like after the construction, so it conceived Vasily Tatischev. Looking at the layout, the abundance of meticulously recorded and lovingly made items, detail, strokes, once you see two main elements: a central core of the city and plant the right quadrangle ramparts around the entire Read more [...]
Yekaterinburg founded as a factory-fortress on the river Iset in 1723 chose the place for the plant V. Tatischev. The plant was built under the direction of de Gennin. The city is named in honor of the Empress Catherine I. The production capacity of the Ekaterinburg factory included: 2 blast furnaces, 14 bloomery hammers, copper-smelting factory, steel and anchor factories, machines for drilling and other guns. Main Products &# 038;ndash; iron, iron and copper. The full capacity of the plant has never been used. In 1737 the blast furnace stopped. Since the late 1750s. gradually decreased production Read more [...]
Peasant War Of 1773-1775, led by Pugachev left an indelible mark in the history of our country and our region. Any evidence of this time are considerable value to historians, local historians, lovers of antiquity. Particularly interesting, however, are not separate, disparate documents and systems, allowing you to represent a complete picture of the position of the edge during the Peasants' War. Such systems include incoming and filing papers Nizhny Tagil factory office for the years 1774-1775, from the holdings of the Sverdlovsk historical revolutionary museum.
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Peasants' War of 1773-1775, led by Pugachev left an indelible mark in the history of our country and our region. Any evidence of this time are considerable value to historians, local historians, lovers of antiquity. Particularly interesting, however, are not separate, disparate documents and systems, allowing you to represent a complete picture of the position of the edge during the Peasants' War. Such systems include incoming and filing papers Nizhny Tagil factory office for the years 1774-1775, from the holdings of the Sverdlovsk historical revolutionary museum.
Letters, full-term, orders, Read more [...]
In recent years, the history of local self-government has become a popular subject for historical research. Daily routine of the city authorities, the methods of settling regional corporate interests, conflicts and clashes with officials of all this demonstrates the relationship between the government and the public (at least those of his estates, which had the right to "delegate the power of" their representatives), and makes it possible to better understand the characteristics of the political system of the state.
Since the XVIII century. territory was divided into the Urals mining Read more [...]