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Bidding Information
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
Physical
Description
   [2] pp., 204:205 mm., creased on folds, light age staining, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   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.
          
Reference
Description
   Rafael, Enc. le-Hasidut, v.2, col 575
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Romania
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica