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Galatz


Private and public buildings    EN

Author: ARDELEANU KONSTANTIN
Descriptions of buildings EN

A Google map with the geographical position of these representative buildings is available at the address:

https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=znS5xG06oJyQ.kVp23BodQiCw

List:

Name

Date of construction

Address

Founder

Remarks

The “Mihai Eminescu” Municipal Park

1888–1890

Domnească St., General I. Lahovary St.

Municipality

The Grand Hotel (Galaţi City Hall)

1911–1912

Domnească St.

Ilie Climis

The Palace of Justice

(Administrative Headquarters of the Lower Danube University)

1912–1923

Domnească St.

Public authorities

The Lambrinidi House

1879–1880

Domnească St.

Epaminonda Lambrinidi

The Administrative Palace (The Prefecture)

1904–1907

Domnească St.

Public authorities

The Gheorghiade House

1880

Domnească St.

Gheorghe Gheorghiade

The Balş House

1850s?

Domnească St.

Balş Family

The Plesnilă House

1900s

Domnească St.

Costache G. Plesnilă

The Auschnitt House

1900s

Domnească St.

Ilie Climis

The Macri House

1909–1911

Domnească St.

Alexandru Cernat

“Notre Dame de Sion” Institute

1890s

Domnească St.

The Congregation of Catholic Nuns Notre Dame de Sion

The Episcopal Palace

1898–1900

Domnească St.

The Lower Danube Bishopric

The Public Garden

1846

Domnească St., V. Alecsandri St.

Public authorities

The Palace of the European Commission of the Danube

1893–1896

Mihai Bravu St.

European Commission of the Danube

The Robescu House

1896–1897

Mihai Bravu St.

Gheorghe Constantin Robescu

The Costache Negri House

1860s

Mihai Bravu St.

Costache Negri

The “Vasile Alecsandri” National College

1888–1890

Nicolae Bălcescu St.

Public authorities

The Cuza Vodă House

19th century

Al. I. Cuza St.

Cuza Family

The Ţinc House

1900

Eroilor St.

Constantin Ţinc

The “Costache Negri” Teacher Training College

1898–1902

Brăilei St.

Public authorities

The Palace of Navigation

1912

Portului St.

Public authorities

The Post Office Palace

1906–1908

General I. Lahovary St.

Public authorities


References

Websites:

The official site of the Direction for Culture and Patrimony of Galaţi County

http://www.galati.djc.ro

The official site of the “V. A. Urechia” Departmental Library

http://www.bvau.ro

Website on old houses from Galaţi

http://casecareplang-in-galati.blogspot.ro/

Archival sources:

Serviciul Judeţean Galaţi al Arhivelor Naţionale (The National Archives, Galaţi Branch), Primăria oraşului Galaţi (The Municipality of Galaţi), files starting with 1831.

Bibliography:

Bodea, Valentin, Monumente istorice şi de arhitectură din oraşul Galaţi din a doua jumătate a secolului al XIX-lea – prima jumătate a secolului al XX-lea [Historical and Architectural Monuments in the City of Galaţi from the Second Half of the 19th Century – the First Half of the 20th Century], vol. 1–3 (Galaţi: Pax Aura Mundi, 2009–2014).

Pacu, Moise N., Cartea Judeţului Covurlui. Note geografice, istorice şi în deosebi statistice [The Book of Covurlui County. Geographical, Historical and Mainly Statistical Notes] (Bucharest: Stabilimentul Grafic I. V. Socecu, 1891).

Păltănea, Paul, Istoria oraşului Galaţi de la origini până la 1918 [The History of Galaţi from Its Beginnings to 1918], second edition, edited by Eugen Drăgoi (Galaţi: Editura Partener, 2008).

Stoica, Corneliu, Dragomir, I. T., Brudiu, Mihalache, Muzee şi monumente gălăţene [Museums and Monuments of Galaţi] (Galaţi: Comitetul pentru Cultură şi Educaţie Socialistă, 1974).

Stoica, Corneliu, Monumente de artă plastică din judeţul Galaţi [Monuments of Plastic Arts from Galaţi County] (Galaţi: Editura Şcoala Gălăţeană, 2003).


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