Tarto maa rahva Näddali-Leht

Tarto maa rahva Näddali-Leht was a newspaper published in Estonia in 1806.

Tarto maa rahva Näddali-Leht
LanguageEstonian

The first periodical publication in Estonian was Lühhike öppetus (1766–1767), but Tarto maa rahva Näddali-Leht has been considered as the first newspaper published in that language.[1]

A total of 39 issues were printed.

At the time Estonia was under Russian rule and emperor of Russia[citation needed] forbid the publishing of this newspaper in the end of 1806 and let all of the papers to be destroyed.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tarto maa rahva Näddali-Leht on Estonian Church, March 1, 2006".