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Opole in Opole Powiat, Poland
 

Bronisław Koraszewski

 
 
Branisław Koraszewski Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 23, 2018
1. Branisław Koraszewski Marker
Inscription.  
W domu, który stał w tym
miejscu mieszkał i działał

Bronisław
Koraszewski
1864-1924

Załozyciel, redaktor i
wydawca, "Gazety Opolskiej"
w latach 1890-1922

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(English translation:) In the building that once stood here lived and worked Bronisław Koraszewski(1864-1924), founder, editor and publisher of the "Opole Gazette" in the years 1890-1922.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications.
 
Location. 50° 40.165′ N, 17° 55.256′ E. Marker is in Opole, in Opole Powiat. Marker is on Bronisława Koraszewskiego just south of Katedralna, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bronisława Koraszewskiego 8, Opole 45-011, Poland. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dawny Zajazd Pocztowy / Ehemaliger Gasthof / The Old Post Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Pope Pius XI (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Holy Cross Cathedral (about 120 meters away); Jerzy Grotowski

Bronisław Koraszewski Marker - wide view, looking south image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 23, 2018
2. Bronisław Koraszewski Marker - wide view, looking south
The marker is visible here in the foreground on the left.
(about 150 meters away); The Prince's Burgher House (about 150 meters away); Harcówka Związek Harcerstwa Polskiego / Polish Scouting Association Meeting Room (about 180 meters away); Bank Ludowy / The People's Bank (about 180 meters away); Mury Obronne Miasta Opola / Defensive Walls of the City of Opole (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opole.
 
Also see . . .  Bronisław Koraszewski (Wikipedia). "Bronisław Koraszewski (1863–1924) - Polish reporter and social activist in Upper Silesia. He concentrated on fight with germanisation in the Opole region by editing in Polish and creating Polish organisations. He was the founder, editor and reporter of Gazeta Opolska and of still existing People's Bank in Opole. His name was given to one of Opole's streets that leads from the cathedral to the town square where his house once stood." (Submitted on January 29, 2020.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 29, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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