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Letter By R. Shimon ha-Kohen Strasser
כתב מה'ר שמעון הכהן שטראסר ר'מ פרשבורג
[Ms. - Community]
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 p., 290:225 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, ink on stationary, neat Ashkenazic script, signed, sealed, and dated.
Letter of recommendation to student of the yeshiva by R. Shimon b. Akiva ha-Kohen Strasser (1893-1944). He was born in Miava, Hungary and educated in the Yeshiva of the Shevet Sofer who ordained him. He also studies with R. Joseph Zevi Dushinsky in Hust and other Hungarian scholars. An erudite scholar he was appointed to the Yeshiva in Pressburg at a young age and served until his untimely death in the Holocaust.
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