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Bidding Information
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
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 210:135 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   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
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica