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Historical Information

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Peter the First and Karelia

May 20, 1784 - Olonetskaya Province.

June 8, 1920 - Karelian Labour Commune.

July 25, 1923 - Karelian ASSR.

March 31,1940 - Karelian-Finnish SSR.

July 16, 1956 - Karelian ASSR.

November 13, 1991 - Republic of Karelia.


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