This article deals with the most important new phenomena which appeared in various spheres of life in the Lebedyan County of Tambov province in 1916. Among them: the imple-mentation by the zemstvo and municipal government non-core functions, and in some cases the substitution of the bodies of state power and administration; the development of con-sumer and production cooperation; the creation of common people’s homes – the centers of cultural and educational work among the population; the worsening of relations between landowners and peasants; the widespread violation of Prohibition. More than that, the importance of these phenomena in the context of the perspectives the territory development is shown.
Keywords: zemstvo, municipal government, consumer and production cooperation, common people’s homes, landlords, peasants, Prohibition.ПЕРС
Citation link: Pervitskiy Y.P. 1916: new phenomena in the life of Russian province (on example of Lebedyan county of Tambov province) // Humanities researches of the Central Russia. – 2017. – № 2 (3). – P. 92-101.