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Bidding Information
Lot #    20158
Auction End Date    4/1/2008 10:12:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. M. N. J. Twersky, Admor of Miropeler
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מהאדמו'ר מלאיעוו-מיראפאל
Author    [Ms. - Hasidim]
City    Chelsa, Mass.
Publication Date    1962
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p. air-letter, 304:133 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, ink on paper, Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter by R. Menahem Nahum Joseph b. Barukh Ben Zion Twersky (1889-1973), Admor of Miropeler. R. Twersky was a direct descendant of the Chernobler Maggid and raised by his father in Loyev. He settled in Boston in 1928 and is buried there. An erudite scholar he traveled extensively to promote Yiddiskeit among American Jewry.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica