Exhibition "The Handwritten Ethnographic Collection"


092019-0.pngFor the first time the University Library “St. Kliment Ohridski” exhibits a part of one of its most valuable collections of manuscripts at "The Handwritten Ethnographic Collection“. This collection, also known as "The Archive of Professor Romanski”, includes a total of 396 Master’s degree thesis works of students from the Faculty of Slavic Philology, accomplished under Professor Romanski’s guidances, from 1929 to 1952.

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The student's works consists of several thematic groups: settlement studies, studies in the field of traditional material of culture, folk art and spiritual culture. 289 villages and 52 cities are being studied. 
 
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These academic studies present extensive historical and ethnographic research, which include materials from Bulgarian cultural and economic history. 
 
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The exhibition can be seen until October 10, 2019.




Университетска библиотека "Св. Климент Охридски" 2014