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Lesja Ukrainka

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House in Kiev (Saksagansky str., 101; 1911, 1913)

House on Saksaganskogo Str, 101 in…

House on Saksaganskogo Str., 101 in Kiev. The main facade

Please be aware that Kosach family in 1911 – 1913 rented apartment number 4 in this house. Lesja Ukrainka lived here from late April to late May 1911 and during her last visit to Kyiv in May 1913.

In 1955 on the facade was installed a marble plaque in memory of Lesja Ukrainka. In 2008 there is no this plaque, as well as a number of other Lesja Ukrainka's memorial plaque, and left no trace.

Photo N.I.Zharkikh, June 12, 2008