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Ivan Franko

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House of the Shevchenko Scientific Society in Lviv (1894 – 1898)

House of the Shevchenko Scientific…

In house in Lviv (Shevchenko ave., 8) in 1892 – 1898 had situated Shevchenko Scientific Society. Ivan Franko since 1895 took an active part in the society.

Please be aware that before (at least in 1885) in this house had situated editorial board of Ukrainian magazine "Dawn", in which Franko was active. In 1898, here was situated editorial board of the newly established magazine "Literary and Scientific Journal", in formation of which Franko took active participation.

More about this house – at the site "".

Photo by M. I. Zharkikh, September 15, 2007.