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Lesja Ukrainka

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Place in Lviv (Krivonosa, 5; 1902 – 1903)

Residential building on the Maksyma…

Residential building on the Maksyma Krivonosa street, 5 in Lviv

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

Lesja Ukrainka came from Kyiv to Lviv on October 8 (21), 1902 and stayed in M. Pavlyk’s apartment. At that time, he lived on the Lublin Union street, 5 (now it is M. Krivonosa Street).

On October 9 (22) she visited Ivan Franko at his (now – 152 I. Franka Street) and in the editorial office of the "Literary-Scientific Bulletin" (Vynnychenko, 26).

For the second time Lesja Ukrainka visited M. Pavlyk in this house, returning from San Remo to Kyiv, May 20-23 (June 2-5), 1903.

The memorable house at the specified address has not preserved. Now in its place is a house in the style of constructivism of the 1920-30s (pictured).