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Guberniya

In Russia prior to 1917, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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Petersburg, the authors of this petition were 35 Muslim notables--primarily merchants, aristocrats, and landowners--from various gubernias under the jurisdiction of the Orenburg Muslim Spiritual Assembly.
The north-west of Kazakhstan, including the lands of Ural and Orenburg Cossack Hosts, was at the time part of the Orenburg Gubernia.
There likewise exists a three-volume encyclopedia of Pushkin associations--people and places--in the Pskov gubernia alone, and another devoted exclusively to Evgenii Onegin.
My father was born in 1904 in Volkovysk, a shtetl in the middle of what is now Belarus, then Minsk gubernia of the Tsar's empire.
That same year, Russia officially annexed Crimea and added that territory under the name Tavricheskaya Gubernia (Tavrian Province).
The deputies of the Samara gubernia Duma, representatives of the regional Ministry of Agriculture, rural administrations, scientific and educational institutions, public organizations, and agricultural producers took part in the work.
The Case of the Augustav/Suvalki Gubernia," Ab Imperio, no.
Sergey Bulgakov was born in a priest's family in 1871, in the Orlov gubernia.