Article is about development of sampling methods in the USA and eminent American
scientist-archivist Paul Lewinson’s contribution in research of that kind of appraisal. The author
analyzes further theoretical research and realization sampling methods in archival science and
practice in the USA.
V.Filonovych’s correspondence of the immigration period is presented in the publication
for the first time. It is mainly devoted to the Sumy region. It gives the opportunity for identifying
immigrants’ attitude to the native region, people and events that took place during the period of
Ukrainian revolution 1917-1921.
Article is devoted to vision contemporary Russian histororian T.Tairova-Yakovleva of
relations hetman Ivan Mazzepa with Zaporozhian Host , from beginning rulled to uprising of
Zaporozhian Sich under the Command of Chieftain Kost Hordiienko.
Depicted and analized in the article: the works of geographical cultural and historical
character dedicated to the peasants movement on the territory of Sumy region during the
First Russian Revolution.
The publication covers evaluative judgments by the diplomats from the German consulate
in Kharkiv concerning social and political situation in the Ukrainian SSR and the socialpsychological
atmosphere within the Ukrainian society in the middle of 1930s.
The article was devoted the space of daily life the soviet men in 1920-1930s. It looked
the bodies, social functions, practices of mastering to space. It emphasized dissimilar the
space of organization the soviet society.
The article was devoted the rationing in the USSR during the Great Patriotic War. The
author looked the main types of cards and a mechanism of centralized supply, assess the
validity of system of regulated consumption.
The article deals with the problem of the evolution of fortifications of North Left Bank
in 10th - 13th centuries, the example of two settlements in the village Malyi Lystven of
Chernihiv region. In particular, the transition from construction of wood and soil of statehood
in the 10th - in the early 11th century, to more primitive construction - age of feudal castles
12th - 13th centuries. This aspect is important in understanding the formation of the feudal
system on the territory of South Russ.
Reasons of the cave complexes appearing on the territory of the Left-banked Ukraine
monasteries are analyzed in the article. The author delivers written and archeological evidences
of the existence of underground passages and cells.
The article analyzes the attitude towards the Ukrainian language among wide circles
of the Ukrainian society, and especially leaders of the national movement. The process of
understanding the native language not only as a means of maintenance of cultural needs,
but also as an integral component of civilization institutionalization.
In this article an author described the terms of beginning the building of the railway
systems on territory of Podilskyi and Kievan provinces, exposed the mistakes of guidance on the
initial stage of building. Also building and functioning of railway knot of the station of Kazatin
was partly lighted up in the Vinnitsa area in the second half part ХІХ centuries.
In the article the author tried to investigate the process of foundation of soviet legislation
in respect of activity of town council in 20th years of XXth century on the wide source’s base.
Normative-lawful acts, which determine the authority and competence of town council are
analyzed, the description of relation of metropolitan power to town council are illustrated,
summarize conclusion has done.
The article is devoted the political repressions of the communist mode on territory of
the modern Sumy region in 20-30th of XX century. The basic constituents of repressive policy
light up an author, attention is accented on the basic categories of intelligentsia, that most
suffered as a result of repressions.
In the article was shown on the base of archive sources the activity of agricultural
research establishments which were functioning on the territory of Sumy region during the
occupation period (1941-1943).