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(J. Masiulio Knygynas - J. Masiulis' Bookshop)

Juozas Masiulis

Prastavonių 1864 - Panevėžys 1940
Book smuggler, opened in 1905 his own bookstore in Panevėžys
Vidmantas Žigas
2005

Panevėžys /  Juozas Masiulis   Panevėžys /  Juozas Masiulis

Description

Two red granite plaques with bronze reliefs.

Inscription(s)

Panevėžys - Juozas Masiulis [relief with the
bookshop's logo and
the dates 1904-2004]

knygnešys
juozas
masiulis
1864 - 1940

Book smuggler
Juozas
Masiulis
1864 - 1940
 
[portrait with signature
J. Masiulis]

pirmojo
lietuviško
knygyno
panevėžyje
steigėjas
1905 m.

Founder of
Lithuania's
first
bookstore
in Panevėžys
in 1905

Annotation

De upper plaque of the 100th anniversary of the bookshop is also found in Vilnius and probably Kaunas.
The plaques are unveiled by Masiulis' granddaughter Karolina Masiulytė-Paliulienė in june 2005.

Sculptor

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