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Lot #    17164
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 1:21:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by Joseph Heller
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר יוסף הלר
Author    [Women - Ms.]
City    Philadelphia
Publication Date    1894
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 226:144 mm., light age staining, creased, several small tears, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
   Joseph Heller writes to R. Samuel Salant in Jerusalem asking him to secure a righteous and "pretty" young wife for his very eligible son, Dr. Jacob Levi Heller (the letter is written on his stationary). The son was a graduate of the famous Pressburg Yeshiva, and studied medicine with noted scholars. He currently serves the Jewish community of Philadelphia with distinction, treating many patients without charge.
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
America-South America:    Checked
History:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica