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Ivan Franko

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House of the Shevchenko Scientific Society in Lviv (1898 – 1912)

House of the Shevchenko Scientific…

House in Lviv (Vynnychenka str. 26), where in 1898 – 1912 had been situated Shevchenko Scientific Society.

When a basic institutions of society stay in this house, Franko's activity as head of the philological section of the Society gain a peak. He was also a board member of "Literary and Scientific Journal" and one of the leaders of Ukrainian publishing associations.

More about this house – at the site "".

Photo by M. I. Zharkikh, April 7, 2012.