Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia Re: The coins of my ancestors. #galicia


Alexander Sharon
 

Brian,

Please refer to publication by John-Paul Himka, professor of
University of Alberta, the recognized and acclaimed authority on
Galicia and Bukovina history.

His publication "Galicia and Bukovina. A research handbook about
Western Ukraine, late 19th-20th centuries" is available on-line:

http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=1563

Go directly to Chapter VI "Currency" (page 141), subject covers
currency in Galicia and Bukovina >from the last decades of 18th
century to the end of WWI

Alexander Sharon
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Brian Lehman <blrrcn@optonline.net> wrote:

<< ... I have recently began to wonder, what was the coinage that
was used in Galicia, specifically the Tarnopol area, Mielnica,
Czortkow during 1800-1900's....>>

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