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Lot #    16691
Auction End Date    12/5/2006 1:18:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Sandor Lifsitz
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר סענדר ליפשיץ
Author    [Ms.]
City    Cincinnati
Publication Date    1900
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [2] pp., 277:215 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, ink on stationary, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter addressed to R. Samuel Salant in Jerusalem concerning transmition of charity funds by R. Sandor b. Eliezer Hayyim Lifsitz (b. 1845), a childhood prodigy. He was educated in the Yeshiva of Volozhin and at R. Meisel in Lomza. He was ordained by R. Meir Levin (Nahlat ha-Levi) and R. Meizel. He emigrated to the United States and was appointed rabbi in Cincinatti in 1894. R. Lifsith was a founding member of the Agudat haRabonim, his novella remains in ms. , .
          
Reference
Description
   Sefer ha-Yovel (New York 1928) p. 146-147
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
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Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica