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Bidding Information
Lot #    34806
Auction End Date    7/17/2012 10:56:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Judah Leib Seltzer
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר יהודה ליב זעלצער, מזכיר אגוה'ר
Author    [Ms. - Community]
City    Minneopolis
Publication Date    1921
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 283:217 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, ink on stationary, Ashkenazic script, signed, and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Judah Leib Seltzer (1876-1959) was born in Glusk and educated in Lithuanian yeshivot. He immigrated to the United States in 1901 where he served as rabbi in Bangor, Maine. In 1913 he made aliyah for three years. Upon his return he was appointed to the Union of Orthodox Rabbis and served until 1954 when he returned to Erez Israel.
          
Reference
Description
   Hakhmei Israel, Eisenstadt, p. 51
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
Other:    Minneopolis
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica