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Lot #    8288
Auction End Date    10/19/2004 10:55:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Isaiah Karlinsky
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר ישעי' קארלינסקי
Author    [Ms.]
City    New York
Publication Date    1925
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 278:214 mm., ink on Agudath Harabbonim stationary, light age staining, signed, dated, and sealed.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Isaiah b. Abraham Dov Karlinsky (1877-1945) was born in Zembrawa into a family of noted talmudical scholars. He studied in Radun, Kovna, and Slabodka before serving in the rabbinate of several cities in Russia and the Lita. He emigrated to the United States in 1924 and was appointed to head the Agudat Harabbonim, the oldest organization of Orthodox rabbis in the U.S. which was founded in 1902. His works have not been published.
          
Reference
Description
   Toldot Anshei Shem p. 114
        
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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