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16-8-2017, 19:36 UTC
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Memories sought to give personal perspective on Czech history
[16.08.2017]   Ruth Fraňková

National Chronicle exhibition in České Budějovice, photo: Andrea Zahradníková A travelling exhibition called the National Chronicle is now on display at the Václav Havel Square besides Prague’s National Theatre. It presents the outcomes of a project carried out by the Charter 77 Foundation along with the National Museum in which seniors share their memories of the past in order to document and preserve the memory of the nation.

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