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Lot #    21931
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 11:28:34 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Yohanan Twersky of Rotmistrovka
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב מהאדמו'ר מראחמיסטריווקע
Author    [Ms. - Hasidim]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1952
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 222:141 mm., light age and dirt staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed, stamped, and dated.
   Letter by R. Yohanan b. David Twersky (1903-1981), Admor of Rotmistrovka. He was born in Russia at the dawn of communism and first managed to escape to Jerusalem in 1926. He was educated by his father and continued the Chernobyl Dynasty with pride. His court was noted for its simplicity and friendliness to all. His two sons carry on the dynasty in Jerusalem and New York.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Hasidic:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica