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First Czech language paper in the United States commences publication

Wisconsin, 1857, zoomable map
01/01/1860
In Racine, Wisconsin, the Slovan Amerikansky published its first issue on this day. A small weekly folio sheet under the editorship of Frank Korizek, it was the first Czech language newspaper in the United States. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 426.

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