Monthly Archives: November 2013

Lodz – industrial metropolis in “Stadtebau”, 1917.

Rapid urban growth of this first industrial city in Russia western provinces (before 1867 known as “Polish Kingdom”) caused many architectural and technical problems, effects of inefficient legal structure of municipal government.

Industrial Exhibition in Lodz, 1912 – The Workers Holiday

One more vintage exhibition footage from Lodz, the second industrial metropolis of the former Polish Kingdom at the turn of the XX Century. In the middle of the chronicle you can see “Luna” cinema pavilion.