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Period 115SITES OF MEMORY


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1986 / 1987

Sculptures in Ąžuolynas (The Oakwood Park)

Alvydas (50): When my then-future wife was studying in Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, we would often walk around the Oakwood Park...

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2 tekstas. Kauko
1996

Kauko fontanas

"Trečiasis fontanas – Kauko laiptų.

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Parade in Janonio (Vienybės) Square

Alvydas Vaitkevičius: I found this picture at booksellers next to Merkurijus without any inscriptions or signs...

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Kaunas Castle Bus Stop during the Soviet times

Liucija: I arrived from the sea coast to study in Vilnius.

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A house in Laisvės Alėja

Alvydas Vaitkevičius: I am sending several photos by a famous photographer from the Soviet times, Stanislovas Lukošius which he gave me before he passed away.

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Oakwood Park

Memories about Oakwood Park by people of Kaunas.

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Laisvės Alėja (Freedom Avenue)

Laisvės alėja (Freedom Avenue)

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The Zoo

Kęstutis: "We were living at Gričiupio Street, where the current KTU student campus is located.

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1989

Karo muz. sodelio rekonstrukcija

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Karo muziejaus liūtai

Gražina ir Kazys Pietariai: "Abudu esame giliai įleidę Kaune šaknis.

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Lions of the War Museum

Žilvinas: “My brother and I, we are twins.

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1933 / 1937

Ice-rinks of the Temporary Capital

Roberto: When ice hockey was the most popular winter sport in Kaunas, the teams of Kauno Jachtclubas, LFLS and Makabi had their own ice-rinks.

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Vilijampolė

Judita: ”I had many photos in the ghetto house.

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Laisves statula
1990

A rally next to the Freedom monument

Mindaugas Kavaliauskas: It was a rally to support the Act of March 11 and show our unity.

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Geležinkelio stotis

Siegfried: „Prie pat Kauno mane atkasė lokomotyvų kūrikai, vairuotojai, iškėlė kaip kokį kačiuką.

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1985

A yard in Dainava district

Portraits of friends (1985) captured in the yards of Dainava microdistrict

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Kauno zenklas
1993

The sign of Kaunas

Neringa: Yesterday, while driving from Vilnius to Kaunas, I saw the “new” sign of the city of Kaunas and realized that the old sign was a really special place.

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Remio V Parkas
0000 / 1992

Vytauto parkas - istorija

Vytauto kalnas ir parkas mena tuos laikus, kai 1362 m. kryžiuočiai laikė apgulę Kauno pilį, o nepilnametis Kęstučio sūnus Vytautas jodinėjo dabartiniame Vytauto kalne su savo kariuomenės būriu, ieškodamas progos padėti savo broliui Vaidotui.

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Senamiesčio turgus

Judita: "When I was young I used to live with my custodian in M.

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3. Paminklo vaizdas is priekio
1972

1972, Romas Kalanta

(Saulius Eduardas Pauliukonis, actor of Šiauliai Drama Theatre, former actor of Kaunas Pantomime troupe, who worked in Kaunas Drama Theatre with director J.

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