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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
   [1] p., 277:215 mm., creased on folds, light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
   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
20th Century:    Checked
America-South America:    Checked
History:    Checked
Polemics:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica