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1900s Name: Lugansk
1900s District: Slavyanoserbsk
1900s Province: Yekaterinoslav
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Luhansk, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Луганськ  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Луганск  listen town name in russian

1930s: Voroshilovgrad, Voroshilovgrad, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Voroshilovgrad, Soviet Union

Other names: Luhansk [Ukr], Voroshilovgrad [Rus, 1935-58, 1970-90], Lugansk [Rus, before 1935], lugansk [Pol], Voroshylovhrad [Ukr], Woroschilowgrad [Ger], Woroszylowgrad [Pol]

48°34'N 39°20'E Mapquest Google Maps

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Lugansk2001
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 1413: "Voroshilovgrad".
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Lugansk
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 52: "Lugansk, Luhansk".
Slownik Geograficzny, Lugansk
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Related Links

Lugansk town pageUkr-SIG Old Town Pages
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