YEREVAN CHRONOLOGY

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1920


Republic Square in the 1920s.


The view from the current government building to the former "Noyan Tapan" store. On the right side is the building of the Men's Gymnasium, currently reconstructed as the National Gallery, next to the building of "Diamond" restaurant. Instead of front gardens, there are now fountains.

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1874


Yerevan's first publishing house opened. It belonged to Zahariya Gevorkyan.

1918


On May 28, Yerevan was declared the capital city of the First Independent Republic of Armenia.