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18.04.2018

Professor S. Z. Lakoba gave to the fund of the Church-Archaeological Museum of HMA materials on the church history of Abkhazia

On 16 April, 2018, Stanislav Lakoba, a well-known historian and professor of the Abkhazian State University, gave four folders of materials on the church history of Abkhazia to the fund of the Church-Archaeological Museum of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia and to the Church Archaeological Office of Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar).
 
Among these materials: extracts and photocopies of documents from the Central State Archives of the Abkhazian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic for 1892-1917 and the Synodal Archives of St. Petersburg; the original edition of the History of the Abkhazian Church in brief (M.I. Tarnava, 1917); the original edition of the brochure “The Orthodox Church as a tool of the Colonial Policy of Tsarism in Abkhazia” (Olonetsky A.A.); a copy of the letter of the Commander-in-Chief of the Volunteer Army, Lieutenant-General Anton Ivanovich Denikin to Sukhum Bishop Sergius (Petrov) (18 January, 1919) and other materials.
 
All of these materials will be accessible on the official website of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia Anyha.org in the sections “Library”, “Museum” and “Documents”.
 
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