Materials on Ethnografy of Tatar Ploughmen County of Kazan Province in the Middle of the 19th Century (from N.A.Tolmachev’s Archive)
The publication presents extracts from ethnographer, doctor of medicine N.A. Tolmachev’s travel notes, characterizing the peculiarities of everyday life and traditional culture of Tatar of the Laishev county of the Kazan province of the mid–19th century. The presented materials contain a considerable amount of data on the development of agriculture and tailing trades of Tatar rural population in the Trans-Kazan region during the pre-reform period.
Keywords: Tatars, grain-growers, N.A. Tolmachev, Laishev county, ethnography, traditional culture
For citation: Bagautdinova Kh.Z. Materials on Ethnografy of Tatar Ploughmen County of Kazan Province in the Middle of the 19th Century (from N.A.Tolmachev’s Archive). Istoricheskaya etnologiya – Historical Ethnology, 2018, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 168–176. DOI: 10.22378/he.2018-3-1.168-176
About the author: Khalida Z. Bagautdinova is a Research Fellow, Department of Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Peoples of Tatarstan, Sh. Marjani Institute of History, Tatarstan Academy of Sciences (7А, Baturin St., Kazan 420111, Russian Federation); email@example.com