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Lot #    18416
Auction End Date    7/10/2007 10:44:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Baruch Hager Admor of Siret-Vizhnitz
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב מהאדמו'ר מסרט-ויזניץ
Author    [Ms. - Zionism]
City    Haifa
Publication Date    1955
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 210:135 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
   Letter by R. Baruch Hager Admor of Siret-Vizhnitz (1895–1972). He was the leader of a large group in Haifa. In addition to gathering many more followers around him, he established branches in Jerusalem and Bene Berak. An erudite scholar many Hasidim attended his court and sought his blessings and advice. As previous Zaddikim of Vizhnitz he was active in spreading Torah learning, established yeshivot, and housing for His Hasidim.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Hasidic:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica