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Lot #    7618
Auction End Date    7/13/2004 1:56:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by Chasedei Bratslav in Old Jerusalem
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר אפרים קראקובסקי
Author    [Ms. - Chassidim]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1941
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 275:215 mm., creased, torn on edges, split and taped on verso, ink on stationary, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Asking for assistance in building a synagogue for Bratslav Hassidim in Jerusalem. In Erez Israel most of the Bratslav Hasidim were concentrated in Jerusalem, especially in the Old City, and under their spiritual guide R. Abraham Hazan, they maintained extensive literary activity. After the Jordanian occupation of the Old City (1948) they moved to other parts of Jerusalem.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica