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Bidding Information
Lot #    14720
Auction End Date    6/13/2006 12:16:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Moses Leib Bernstein
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר משה ליב בערנשטיין
Author    [Ms. - Polemic]
City    Elizabeth, New Jersey
Publication Date    1914
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 277:215 mm., creased on folds, light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Polemical letter by R. Moses Leib b. Jacob Bernstein (b. 1869) rabbi of Elizabeth NJ. R. Bernstein was born in Piasanza near Minsk and descendant of prestigious rabbinical leaders. His genealogical tree traces to King David. A student of the Neziv in Volozhin he was ordained by R. Zevi Wolk, Rabbi of Pinsk. In 1902 he accepted the position in Elizabeth, where he served for several years.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Polemics:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica