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Lot #    8309
Auction End Date    10/19/2004 11:16:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Simon Schreiber (Sofer)
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר שמעון סופר
Author    [Ms.]
City    Erlau
Publication Date    1902
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 235:150 mm., creased on folds, ink on stationary, Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Simon Schreiber (Sofer) (1850–1944), son of R. Abraham Wolf, founded in 1881 the well-known yeshivah in Erlau (Hung., Eger), where he was rabbi, and taught there until the day he was taken to Auschwitz extermination camp where he perished. He published the responsa, Hitorerut Teshuvah (4 vols., 1912–34).
          
Reference
Description
   EJ
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Hungary
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica