Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic — Capital City Region
T.R. Field Šumavansky
Translated, the marker reads: Here was born the satirist, T.R.Field Šumavansky (1891-1969).
Location. 50° 4.826′ N, 14° 24.961′ E. Marker is in Prague, Hlavní město Praha. Marker is on Ostrovní west of Voršilská, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Ostrovní 16, Prague, Hlavní město Praha 110 00, Czech Republic.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Josef Charvát (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Albert Schweitzer (about 120 meters away); Vojtěch Hynais (about 150 meters away); Vojta Náprstek (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Novotny Footbridge (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Josef Mysliveček (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Johannes Kepler (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Church of St. Salvador (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Prague.
Regarding T.R. Field Šumavansky. T.R. Field (real name Theodor Adalbert Rosenfeld, later Bohdan Vojtěch Šumavanský), was born in Prague on April 23, 1891, the son of a German-Jewish doctor. He graduated from business college in 1911, and then spent a year abroad in England.
Also see . . . T.R. Field. Entry for Field in Slovník české literatury po roce 1945 (Dictionary of Czech Literature After 1945). In Czech. (Submitted on September 27, 2009.)
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