ISSN: 1011-727X
e-ISSN: 2667-5420

Abdullah İlgazi

Keywords: Atatürk, indepence, Travels, Letter, Minister, İsmet, Republic


Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Republic of Tıırkey, the great leader, visited some parts of the country many times both during the war of independence and after the foundation of the Republic, perfoming important servies.These travels can be studied in two sections. The aim of Atatürk's travels during the war of İndepence was to inform the Turkish Nation about the dramatik coditions in which the nation is and organise the national resistance required by explaining the ways of salvation. The aim of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's travels after the foundation of the Republic can be summarized as follows: To see how the Republic he founded operates; to meet the people in these places and find out What the needs are; to acceleate the process of being contemporaryby having the reforms he introduced be adopted at önce. In this article, We vill study a letter, Which was wrİtteıı by Atatürk after examining and supervising during one of his travels in the country .This letter was sent to İsmet Paşa, the Prime Minister İn Ankara. This letter which will be published for the First time and the letter vvritten by İsmet Pasha as an answer are important documents in terms of revealing how an example for statesmen Atatürk presents and the harmony between bctvveen the institutions.