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Lot #    14128
Auction End Date    4/25/2006 11:34:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Looking for help in getting the position!
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מפרשבורג
Author    [Ms.] Wolf [Pollak?]
City    Pressburg (Bratislava)
Publication Date    1895
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [4] pp., 215:137 mm., light age staining, ink on paper, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
   A student of the Yeshiva in Pressburg of R. Simcha Bunem Sofer, the Shevet Sofer, writes to his uncle, R. Menahem Pollak, the rabbi of his hometown asking for his assistance and guidance in filling a rabbinical vacancy which job requirements include fluency in German. The young student, who signs his name Wolf, writes "if necessary I will try to obtain permission from my esteemed teacher, the Rabbi of Pressburg, to sit for a photograph."
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Other:    Hungary
History:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica