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Bidding Information
Lot #    26316
Auction End Date    3/23/2010 11:36:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter from R. Samuel Walkin
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר שמואל וואלקין
Author    [Ms.- Politics]
City    Kew Gardens, NY
Publication Date    1968
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] f., 280:215 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, ink stationary, Ashkenazic script, signed, and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   A letter by R. Samuel ben Aaron Walkin (1908-1979) in which he discusses Israeli and American rabbinical politics. R. Walkin was born in Grodz, Lithuania and died in New York, NY. He was the former Rabbi of Lukatz Kreuz (near Poznan). During World War II he was able to escape to Shanghai and from there he made his way to New York in 1947.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica