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Bidding Information
Lot #    34821
Auction End Date    7/17/2012 11:03:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Mikhtav Kodesh
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב קודש
Author    R. Dov Berish Weidenfeld
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1960
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Small poster, 345:248 mm., light age staining, some creasing.
          
Detailed
Description
   A poster which contains the facsimile of a handwritten note from R. Dov Berish Weidenfeld, as well the printed version of its contents. In the note, R. Weidenfeld explains that his health does not allow him to attend the assembly, but that it is incumbent on everyone to support the political list Gimel for the Agudah party, "in order to strengthen the honor of the Torah.". R. Dov Berish Weidenfeld was the Chief Rabbi of Tchebein (Trzebinia), Poland, and after World War II spent his final years in Jerusalem, where he led the Tchebein Yeshiva. His principal work of Jewish law is titled "Dovev Meisharim.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Other:    Politics
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica
  
Posters:    Checked