On the waves of the Tisa: A historical view of the past of the city of Novi Bečej

Discover the history and spirit of Novi Bečej through the visual treasury of the past 120 years. Our publication provides a unique opportunity to get a more complete picture of life in our city through documents, photos and postcards. Sail into the past and feel the pulse of its culture, trade and important personalities. Available to all lovers of local history!

Monuments

Until 1918, in the center of Novi Bečej stood a monument to Hungarian freedom, topped with the Turul bird
Until 1918, in the center of Novi Bečej stood a monument to Hungarian freedom, topped with the Turul bird

 

A photograph by Konstantin Vukov from 1911, immediately after the consecration of the monument to Count Karolj Vesterburg Leiningen
A photograph by Konstantin Vukov from 1911, immediately after the consecration of the monument to Count Karolj Vesterburg Leiningen

 

Monument to Count Karolj Vesterburg Leiningen, a participant in the Hungarian revolution of 1848 and son-in-law of Novi Bečej, erected in 1911 in the park
Monument to Count Karolj Vesterburg Leiningen, a participant in the Hungarian revolution of 1848 and son-in-law of Novi Bečej, erected in 1911 in the park

 

Photograph from the unveiling of the monument to King Peter I Karađorđević. Speeches were given by the Bishop of Temišvar, Dr. Georgije Letić, and General Ivan Pavlović
Photograph from the unveiling of the monument to King Peter I Karađorđević. Speeches were given by the Bishop of Temišvar, Dr. Georgije Letić, and General Ivan Pavlović

 

Photograph taken during Major Šikoparija's speech at the unveiling of the monument to King Alexander Karađorđević
Photograph taken during Major Šikoparija's speech at the unveiling of the monument to King Alexander Karađorđević

 

Monument to the fallen Red Army soldiers for the liberation of Novi Bečej
Monument to the fallen Red Army soldiers for the liberation of Novi Bečej

 

Monument to the fallen citizens of Novi Bečej for the liberation of our town during World War II. The unveiling of the monument took place in October 1984
Monument to the fallen citizens of Novi Bečej for the liberation of our town during World War II. The unveiling of the monument took place in October 1984

 

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