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Bidding Information
Lot #    5643
Auction End Date    9/16/2003 3:54:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Israelitische Almanak voor het jaar 1943
Title (Hebrew)    Uitgegeven door de Port. Israel. Gemeente te Amst
Author    [Holocaust]
City    [Amsterdam]
Publication Date    [1942?]
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [14] p., 8vo., 173:108 mm., light browning. With the stamp of the “Portugeesch Israelitische Gemeente Amsterdam”
          
Detailed
Description
   Jewish calendar for the Portuguese community of Amsterdam.

This crudely-printed calendar testifies to the fortitude of the Dutch Jewish community which had been living under German occupation since 1940. Most Jews were deported to Auschwitz and Sobibor shortly after it was printed. A list of the leaders and rabbis of the Portuguese community appears on p. 14.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Holland:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Other:    Holocaust
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Dutch
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica