The project to transformation to navigable condition the river Seim in the thirties of the XIX century (on materials of Kursk Province)

Author(s):  A.V. Sakharov, Municipal budget educational institution «Lyceum № 6 named after M.A. Bulatov», Kursk, Russia,

Issue:  Volume 37, №1

Rubric:  Topical issues of russian history

Annotation:  The article is devoted to peculiarities of financing and the use of funds received by the Committee to transformation to navigable condition the river Seim by M. Puzanov`s project. The main content of the study is the analysis of the sources of funds Committee, material procurement, labor recruitment and contracts with merchants. The article gives the key trends in the use of funds by the Committee for the construction work. Much attention is given to introducing into scientific circulation obscure documents submitted by the State Archive of the Kursk region, on the activities of Shchigry`s landowner Puzanov , who actively implemented the plan for the Navigation of the river Seim from Kursk to Kiev and then to the Black Sea ports

Keywords:  Seim, navigation, finance, merchants, Kursk Province.

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