Myslenitse (PL)

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Myślenice [mɨɕlɛˈɲit͡sɛ] is a town (20,261 inhabitants in 2007)in southern Poland, situated in the Lesser Poland Voivodeship (since 1999), previously in Kraków Voivodeship (1975–1998). The town is divided into six districts. One of them, Zarabie, is a popular local tourist destination. It is located behind the Raba river (Zarabie meaning "Beyond the (River) Raba"), and it has Chełm mountain, with a view tower, a landscape park and ski lifts. Myślenice is located on the so-called Zakopianka Road, which is a popular name of the European route E77 road, connecting Kraków with Zakopane.

Historically, in the Austrian Galicia crownland.

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Postmark in Poland

Postmarks in Austria-Hungary (1867-1918)

Postmarks in Austrian Empire Galicia province

The MYSLENICE post office opened before 1850, head of the eponym district.

Frame on a 1863 newspaper


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