Merkuriusz Polski / The Polish Mercury
3 stycznia roku 1661
On January 3, 1661, in this building called Szoberowska (i.e., named after the Szober family), the first newspaper in Poland, The Polish Mercury, was published by Alexander Gorczyn.
This tablet was installed on the 300th anniversary of the Polish press.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications.
Location. 50° 3.66′ N, 19° 56.428′ E. Marker is in Kraków, Małopolska, in Kraków Powiat. Marker is on Mały Rynek just north of Sienna, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Mały Rynek 6, Kraków, Małopolska 33-332, Poland. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker
Also see . . . Merkuriusz Polski Ordynaryjny (Wikipedia). (Submitted on June 18, 2018.)
Additional keywords. journalism
Credits. This page was last revised on June 18, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 18, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.