An obituary for the outstanding Polish ethnologist, whose work was dedicated especially to the Carpathian peoples. Text both in Polish and Lemkian. Accompanied with the bibliography of late Mr Reinfuss works, concerning Lemko ethnic group.
Tadeusz M. Trajdos
A STUDY OF HISTORY OF BANICA
The historical monography of Banica, the village in western part of the Lower Beskidy Mts. (continued from „Płaj” 15). Inter alia the detailed analysis of the 17th cent, icon, found in local church in the eighties.
THE WYSOKI DZIAL RANGE AND UPPER OSLAWA DALE. THE MATERIALS FOR MONOGRAPHY
A detailed geographical and historical description of the south-western part of the Bieszczady Mts., based mainly on the author’s own research.
Miroslaw J. Barański
ON THE UNTRODDEN PATHS
A report of the excursion to the less-visited part of the Silesian Beskidy Mts. Numerous historical and ethnographical acounts added.
I HAVE MEET THE TRUE VALACHIANS
An account on the Pindos Mountains in the north-eastern Greece, where still live the Valachians, a remnant of the people, which probably colonise the entire Carpathian range at the end of the Middle-Ages.
THE VILLAGE BY THE TATRAS
A description of the village Osturnia, of Ruthenian population, lying in the Trans-Magurian part of Spisz (Sepes), in Slovakia.
THREE MOUNTAINS NEARBY DUKLA
A description of the three mountains of special tourist interest, lying nearby the Dukla Pass: Cergowa, Piotruś and Kamień over Jaśliska.
THE CARPATHIAN MOTIVES ON THE BANK-NOTES
The description of the Czechoslovakian and Romanian bank-notes with Carpathian graphic motives.
THE EMERGING OF THE BIESZCZADIAN POLONINAS IN THE LIGHT OF TOPONOMASTICS
The toponomastic arguments for the artificial nature of to-days range of Bieszczadian high meadows (the poloniny). Based on the authors own research.
TRANSYLVANIA’98. A REPORT OF THE CARPATHIAN SOCIETY TOUR
A brief description of the places visited during the tour in Romania in August 1998.
ON THE MAREK SKAWIŃSKI’S „THE POLES IN SLOVAKIA”
An extensive polemics with the above mentioned monographic essay, published in „Płaj” 16.
INSERTION: THE DUKLIAN BESKIDY MTS.
A presentation of the interesting part of the Lower Beskidy Mts., around the town of Dukla and the Dukla Pass. Text by Andrzej Wielocha.