29 July 2008
Documents and Witnesses from 1968
On the 40th anniversary of the Prague Spring a small team of journalists and researchers launched a web-page dedicated to the parallel visualization, verbalization and documentation of the Prague spring and Sofia Summer.
You can browse 1968bg.com in Bulgarian:
- copies of the original documents from the State Archives, the Communist Party Archives, Ministry of Defense and materials from the official press, audio and video media from these times;
- photos from the Archives of the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency, Ministry of Defense, private archives witnessing about crucial events or the general context of 1968;
- you can read and listen to authentic recollections of individuals involved in the 1968 grand events, to popular songs, etc.
- you can watch official documentaries representing the party and state propagande.