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Lot #    13027
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 11:08:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Isaac Friedmann of Husyatin
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מהאדמו'ר מהוסיאטין
Author    [Ms. - Hasidic]
City    Tel Aviv
Publication Date    1964
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 220:144 mm., light age staining, creased on fold, ink on stationary, 14 lines of text, signed, and dated by the Rebbe.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Isaac b. Jacob Friedmann of Husyatin, the last head of this dynasty (1900–1968), was chosen as leader in Erez Israel. A descendant of the Ruzhin dynasty he emigrated to Erez Israel with his father in 1937. A scholar and kabbalist, he was devout and reserved. A volume of his teachings was published after his passing, Siah Yitzhak, in 1997. There was no successor to this dynasty.
          
Reference
Description
   Alfasi (1995) p. 69
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica