The GettyResearch Institute
Research Home Tools Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
New Search Previous Page Help

Vernacular Display | English Display

Click the icon to view the hierarchy.

Semantic View (JSONJSONLDRDFN3/TurtleN-Triples)

ID: 7013207
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)  Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)

Note: Comprises lowlands of lower Volga and Don rivers; originally inhabited by Tatars, Khazhars, and Bulgars, and settled by Russians in mid-16th century; far northern portion once part Volga-German ASSR until dissolved in 1941.

Names:
Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (preferred,C,V)
Volgograd (C,V)
Volgogradskaya (C,V)
Volgograd oblast (C,O)
Волгоградская Область (C,V)
Stalingrad (H,V)  ............ 1920-1961

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Russia (nation)  ........  Russia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)  ............  Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)  ........  Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Russia (nation)  ........  Russia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Rossiya (republic)  ............  Rossiya (republic) (P)
Hierarchy of Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast)  ................  Volgogradskaya Oblast’ (oblast) (P)

Place Types:
oblast (preferred, C)  ............  formed in 1936
second level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Волгоградская Область..........  [VP]
......................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 5 December 2014
Stalingrad..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 421
Volgograd..........  [VP Preferred]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 422
....................  Russia, National Geographic (1993) map supplement
Volgograd oblast..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Volgogradskaya..........  [VP]
.............................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 698
Volgogradskaya Oblast’..........  [VP]
.........................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 5 December 2014
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 698
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 421; XII, 422
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  Russia, National Geographic (1993) map supplement
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

The J. Paul Getty Trust
The J. Paul Getty Trust