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Old Posted Jan 13, 2019, 6:22 AM
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Jazzy Age Romania - vintage photos

While i'm researching into interwar architecture and lifestyle in Romania, i'll share with you the most interesting photos i'll find.

mid 30s Eforie Beach Resort, the dorms of the military school



Villa Aviana, mid 30s, Arch. George Matei Cantacuzino, Eforie Beach Resort



Tatu Apartment Building #2, Constanta, Arch. Harry Goldstein, 1937



Radu Arma Villa, Constanta, Arch. Harry Goldstein, 1935



Goldfeld Villa, Mamaia Beach, mid 30s, Arch. Harry Goldstein



Carlton-Continental Hotel, Constanta, mid 30s, Arch Harry Goldstein



1937, Weiny Apartment Building, Constanta, Arch. Harry Goldstein



Late 30s, villa , Constanta, Arch. Harry Goldstein


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Baneasa Rail Overpass, Bucharest


Ford Car Factory, Bucharest

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Old Posted Jan 14, 2019, 7:42 AM
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Malaxa Train and Tram Plant, Bucharest. Mid 30s. Arch. Haralamb Georgescu and Horia Creanga






















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Very interesting .. Romania in the early and mid 20th century was Europe's largest oil producer excluding the Soviet Union. Constanta if I recall is Romania's center of oil production it's cool to see what i'm assuming are effects of the "oil boom". I've also heard that Bucharest was one of the most cosmopolitan cities in central or eastern Europe during the interwar years unfortunately Nicolae Ceaușescu fancied himself an urban planner and knocked down 1/4 of the old city to make way for the 2nd largest administration building in the world (planned to be the largest but the revolution of 1989 halted construction).

Palace of the Parliament


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^^ The oil centers were Bucharest, Constanta and Ploiesti. In the 30s the main industries were focused on trains, trams and cars. Also agriculture had a big part in the economy. A big part in the economy had the many US companies and the Romanian-US joint ventures

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1936. Constanta. The largest abbatoir in Romania, used only for export. Architect Nicolae Nenciulescu





1937, Marila TB Sanitarium, arch. Grigore Ionescu



Dunarea Hotel Bucharest


Grivita Hotel Bucharest


1937. Otava Villa, Constanta


1934 Sun Fire Office Bucharest, arc. Herman Clejan


1934. Wald villa, Constanta. Arch. Harry Goldstein


1933, Woodrow Wilson Office Tower Bucharest, arch. State Balosin


1939. Giulesti Soccer Stadium Bucharest, arch. Gheorghe Dumitrescu


Late 30s, Constanta, Home for disabled veterans. arch. Ioan Capsuneanu
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