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Folk architecture in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia

A selective database of photographs of folk architecture documenting the development of folk architecture throughout the entire Czech Republic from the 1920s to the 1980s.

Photographs from the collections of the Institute of Ethnology of the CAS, accompanied by scholarly descriptions and texts (Characteristics of folk house types and regions), glossary of terms, maps. The database is available on CD-ROM.

  • Person responsible for administration of information source
    Barbora Gergelová (gergelova@eu.cas.cz)
  • Current content of information source
    1,981 catalogue entries
  • Listings have associated digital objects
    Yes
  • Format of digital objects
    jpg

Author/administrator of source:
Institute of Ethnology of the CAS, v. v. i.

Availability:
offline

Type of resource:
photography database

Subject:
ethnography, ethnology

Keywords:
ethnography, folk architecture