Welcome to the Svobodapedia! This wiki is a part of the Svoboda Diary Project's effort to collect historical and biographical information about the Svobodas, a prominent family of European merchants, artists, and travelers that lived in Baghdad in the 19th century. The Svoboda Diary Project is a part of the Ottoman Text Archive Project, a joint venture of the University of Washington in Seattle and Bilkent University in Ankara. It seeks to digitize and transform the extensive diaries of Joseph Mathia Svoboda and Alexander Richard Svoboda into an easily accessible format that can be published inexpensively.
Start by reading one of these recommended pages:
- Joseph Mathia Svoboda
- Alexander Richard Svoboda
- Antone Svoboda
- Euphemie Joseph Muradjian
- Eliza Marine Svoboda
- Henri Charles Svoboda
- Alexander Sandor Svoboda
- Euphrates and Tigris Steam Navigation Company
Types of Articles
Svobodapedia contains articles on a number of different subjects mentioned in the diaries of Joseph and Alexander Svoboda. An incomplete list is featured below, with more to come.