Ekaterinoslav


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Ekaterinoslav

 

the former name of Dnepropetrovsk (until 1926), the administrative center of Dnepropetrovsk Ob-last, Ukrainian SSR.

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Several months later, in 1895, some Belgian companies came to Ekaterinoslav intending to found workshops in Russia.
We intended to have the administration obtain a concession from the government for an electric railroad to be built from Ekaterinoslav to the town of Einlage (in the colony), where a large electric-power station was expected to be built.
For the coming year, 1910, a South Russian Country exhibition was organized in Ekaterinoslav.
On the other hand, despite all the obstacles revolutionaries did enjoy organizational success, which was capped by the impressive general strikes in Ekaterinoslav and other southern cities in 1903.
The evidence he quotes suggests that, in October 1905 at least, the pogromists were outraged by what they took to be insults to deeply held convictions about the place of Tsar and Orthodoxy in the world: radical celebration of the humiliation of the Tsar, together with rumors about mockery of the Church, were the proximate cause of the pogrom, in Ekaterinoslav as elsewhere in the Russian empire.