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Merchant Assembly in Kyiv (1917)

Merchant Assembly in Kyiv (1917) - M.…

Merchants Assembly building (Kyiv, Vladimir descent, 2) was built in 1882.

6 – 8 April 1917 in the building hosted the National Congress, convened by the Ukrainian Central Rada (Council). In Congress participated M. S. Hrushevsky.

May 28 – June 2, 1917 there was held the First All-Ukrainian Congress of Peasants. The chairman of the Central Rada M.Hrushevsky had speaked at conrgess.

Today it houses the National Philharmonic of Ukraine.

More about this house – at the site "".

Photo by M. I. Zharkikh, July 18, 2007.