Old photos of Gargzdai
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History of city Gargzdai in photos

A small historical reference

Gargzdai - Center starostvo (syanyunii) as part of self-government in the region Klaipeda Klaipeda, Lithuania situated in the west, on the river Minija, right tributary of the Neman River. The ancient settlement, the first written mention - 1253. Previous name - Gorge. City rights were obtained in 1792. The city's name is removed from the Lithuanian word gargzdas "coarse sand, pebbles".

Gargzdai. City life in 30-40s
City life in 30-40s

Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.

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