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First posted on May 5th 2008






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History and Administrative Division . Moscow Oblast was established in 1929, renamed the Central Industrial Oblast the same year. In 1937 it was broken up into Moscow, Ryazan, Tver and Tula Oblast, with some territory ceded to Vladimir and Kaluga Oblast.

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Article Moscow Oblast, Administrative Division of Moscow Oblast, from Wikipedia
Structurae : Moscow Oblast
Article Ryazanskaya Oblast, from Wikipedia Russian edition
DOCUMENTS Historical Population Statistics by Administrative Division : Russia, from : Population Statistics
Flag, from FOTW
Coat of Arms, from Vector Images, from Civic Heraldry
Archives in the Russian Federation, scroll down for Moscow Oblast
Map of Administrative Division, posted by R. Daward
Maplandia : Moskovskaya Oblast (Satellite Photos)
REFERENCE Moscow Oblast, pp.176-177, in : Europa Publications, The Territories of the Russian Federation, London : Europa 1st ed. 1999 [G]