Josef Jaromír Štietka - House N° 49 in Národního odboje Sq. / Dum c.p. 49 na nám. Národního odboje - Kutná Hora (Central Bohemia)
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N 49° 56.872 E 015° 15.810
33U E 518904 N 5532867
Quick Description: Depicted bronze memorial tablet, devoted to Czech physician and politician Josef Jaromír Štietka (or Štetka), you can find on the front facade of Baroque house N° 49 in Národního odboje Square in Kutná hora.
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 4/14/2020 9:22:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM12AHQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:

Depicted bronze memorial tablet, devoted to Czech physician and politician Josef Jaromír Štietka (or written Štetka), you can find on the front facade of Baroque house N° 49 in Národního odboje Square in Kutná hora.

The tablet on the facade bears following inscription in Czech:

V tomto dome v letech 1851-1878 žil
MUDr. Josef Jaromír ŠTIETKA
starosta mesta Kutné Hory
probudil národní vedomí, postavil
nemocnici, ozdravoval a posiloval
obcanstvo na duchu i na tele.

Na pamet i pro príklad
Lékarská župa Podvysocká

Translation to English:

In this house lived between 1851-1878
Josef Jaromír ŠTIETKA M.D.
mayor of town Kutná Hora
awakened the national consciousness, built
hospital, healed and strengthened
citizens in spirit and body.

In memory and for example
Podvysocko regional organization of physicians

Josef Jaromír ŠTIETKA (June 15, 1808 - April 10, 1878 Kutná Hora) was physician, Czech politician and patriot, founder of Kutná Hora hospital, theater and municipal library. He was the deputy of the Bohemian Diet (Zemský snem Království ceského; 1851-1863) and mayor of Kutná Hora (1864–1869). J.J. ŠTIETKA held also the post of district mayor since 1873.

Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: [Web Link]

Location: Facade of Baroque house N° 49 in Národního odboje Square in Kutná hora.

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