Poznań Voivodeship

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Map of 1975.

1975 to 1998[edit]

From 1975 to 1998, Poznań Voivodeship (Polish: województwo poznańskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland, superseded by Greater Poland Voivodeship.

Capital city: Poznań.

Major cities and towns (with populations in 1995):

1945 to 1975[edit]

From 1945 to 1975, Poznań Voivodeship was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland. It was superseded by a redrawn Poznań Voivodeship and Kalisz, Konin, Piła and Leszno Voivodeships.

1939 to 1945[edit]

During World War II, Poland was occupied by Nazi and Soviet forces.

1921 to 1939[edit]

Map in 1938.
For more details on this topic, see Poznań Voivodeship (1921–39).

From 1921 to 1939, Poznań Voivodeship was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland, created after World War I from the Prussian-German province of Poznań. The borders were changed in 1939: Bydgoszcz passed to the Pomeranian Voivodeship, but some Eastern areas were included. After the changes, the area was 28,089 km² with a population of 2,339,600 people (see: Territorial changes of Polish Voivodeships on April 1, 1938).

14th century to 1793[edit]

Poznań Voivodeship during the 14th to 18th centuries.
For more details on this topic, see Poznań Voivodeship (14th century to 1793).

From the 14th century until 1793, Poznań Voivodeship (Latin: Palatinatus Posnaniensis) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland. It was part of Greater Poland Voivodeship.

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Coordinates: 52°24′31″N 16°55′22″E / 52.408692°N 16.922847°E / 52.408692; 16.922847