In the end of 19th and in the beginning of 20th century in Bulgaria arose the first cooperative fel lowships. Soon the cooperative ideas finds supporters among school youth. Over the next decades spontaneously many buildings with diverse activities were formed. TThey received institutional regu lations and became an important organizational form of association of the younger generation in the country. The article is devoted to this little-known page in the history of native education.
Author: Alexander Mirkov
Regional Historical Museum - Sofia 1, Banski square, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria