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Lot #    17166
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 1:22:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Call to a meeting signed by many rabbis
Title (Hebrew)    הזמנה ע'ח גדולי ירושלים
Author    [Community - Ms.]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    [1924]
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 283:224 mm., light age staining, ink and pencil on paper, siged by the rabbis.
   Document dated Sunday, 8 Elul, signed by: R. Zvi Pesah Frank (1873–1960), chief rabbi of Jerusalem and halakhic authority; R. Joseph Gershon Horowitz, member of the Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Elijah b. Solomon Rom (1872-1959), member of the Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Israel Zev b. Moses Zevi Minzberg (1872-1962) was born in Turobin, a village near Lublin, and emigrated to Erez Israel with his parents in 1878. An erudite scholar he published several works including Heter Agunah (Jerusalem 1944) on the issue of abandoned wives during the Holocaust; R. Fishel Brinstein, member of the Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Samson Aaron b. Abraham Isaac Polanski (1876-1948), Gaon of Teplik arrived in Erez Israel in 1922, member of the Bet Israel Bet Din; R. Ya'acov Moshe Charlap, (1883–1951), was born in Jerusalem, where his father, who had immigrated from Poland, was a dayyan in the bet din of R. Moses Joshua Judah Leib Diskin. R. Menahem Nathan Auerbach (1858-1930), member of the Mazkeret Moshe, Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Jehiel Mikhel Horowitz, member of the Keneset Israel Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Isaac Zvi b. Benjamin Rivlin (1857-1934) of Tolotschin arrived in Erez Israel in 1884, member of the Zikhron Moshe Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Zvi Kahana Shapira, member of the Rehovot Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Jacob Asher b. Meshullem Feivel Grajewski (1866-1946) of Kletsk arrived in Erez Israel in 1882, member of the Batei Wittenberg Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Isaac Jacob b. Benjamin Baruch Wachtfogel (1887-1978) of Miedzyrzec Podlaski arrived in Erez Israel in 1920, member of the Nevah Ya'akov Jerusalem Bet Din; R. Isaac b. Mordecai Jaffe (1880-1928) of Kobrin arrived in Erez Israel in 1912; and several more.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
History:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica