| Kostroma Governorate|
|Governorate of Russian Empire|
Coat of arms
Map of Kostroma Governorate.
Kostroma Governorate (Russian: Орловская губерния, Kostromskaya guberniya, Government of Kostroma), was an administrative division (a guberniya) of the Russian Empire, which existed from 1796 to 1929. Its administrative center was in the city of Kostroma.
- William Henry Beable (1919), "Governments or Provinces of the Former Russian Empire: Kostroma", Russian Gazetteer and Guide, London: Russian Outlook – via Open Library