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Bidding Information
Lot #    12995
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 10:52:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Receipt for Yeshiva Torat Emet
Title (Hebrew)    קבלה - ישיבת תורת אמת הכללית
Author    [Habad]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    c. 1930
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Broadside, 255:289 mm., light age staining.
          
Detailed
Description
   Colorful receipt for the Habad Yeshiva Torat Emet in Jerusalem written in Hebrew, English, and Yiddish. The school was founded by R. Shalom Dovber Schneersohn and under the leadership of his son and successor R. Joseph Isaac at the time this receipt was issued.

R. Shalom Dovber Schneersohn (1860 - 1920) was the fifth Rebbe of the Habad Lubavitch Hasidic Judaism movement. He is also known as "The rebbe Rashab" the acrostic of his name. Rashab was the son of R. Samuel Schneersohn, the fourth Habad Rebbe, and the father of the sixth Habad Rebbe, R. Joseph Isaac Schneersohn. He is noted for establishing the first Hasidic yeshiva, Tomchei Temimim. He was a prominent opponent of secular Zionism, and broke with the Agudat Israel organization.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
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Language:    Hebrew, Yiddish, English
  
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