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Lot #    21932
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 11:20:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. israel Rabinowicz of Skolya
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר ישראל ראבינאוויטש , אדמו'ר מסקאלע
Author    [Ms. - Hasidim]
City    Iasi
Publication Date    1939
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [2] pp., 204:205 mm., creased on folds, light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
   Letter by R. Israel b. Baruch Pinchas Rabinowitz (1905-75), Admor of Skolya. He was born and raised in Skolya, later Vienna. After his marriage to The daughter of R. Mordecai Zusya Twersky of Chernobyl he settled in Kishinev where he led a large following. In 1948 he immigrated to Brooklyn, then Miami Beach where he again led a large following. In 1970. He moved to Tel Aviv where he passed on in 1975. An erudite scholar his writings were published in Yismah Israel, homilies to the Pentateuch.
   Rafael, Enc. le-Hasidut, v.2, col 575
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Romania
Hasidic:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica