Posted by: Bozena Kraj | June 15, 2010

Kielce in the 18th century

Old Kielce

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In 1789 Kielce were nationalised and the burgers were granted the right to elect their own representatives in Sejm. Until the end of the century the city’s economy entered a period of fast growth. A brewery was founded as well as several brick factories, a horse breeder, hospital, school and a religious college.

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