Online Auction 026 – Jewish and Israeli History, Art and Culture

Collection of Items Published by the Jewish National Fund

Opening: $100
Seven items published by the Jewish National Fund. Poland and Palestine, second half of the 20th century.
● "Eretz Yisrael," monthly devoted to "Issues Pertaining to the Yishuv in the Land of Israel and the Matters of the Jewish National Fund," April 1919. Editor: Binyamin Mintz. First Year, Issue No. 1. With lists of the donations to the Jewish National Fund received in March-April, 1919.
● Memorial page published by the JNF, listing "the names of the martyrs and heroes who sacrificed their blood and soul on the altar of the Motherland in the course of the blood-soaked riots." 1929. ● "Blessing of the Redeemed Galilee," booklet of photographs of the Galilee and of renewed settlement activity. [1939]. ● The Song of Songs, "Gift of the Jewish National Fund on the Occasion of your Birthday." Cover plates made "Of the JNF Trees in the Herzl Forest in Hulda." [1940s]. ● Leaflet titled "The New Settlement [Enterprise] in the Negev." Lists thirteen new settlements established by the JNF in the Negev in the year 1946. ● Certificate titled "Donation of a Dunam" to the JNF (blank). [1949]. ● "Declaration of Dedication to the Jewish National Fund," a souvenir presented to delegates to the 23rd Zionist Congress. Booklet containing the declaration, along with the signatures of the congress delegates (photocopied), and a list of the names of the delegates. 1951.
Size and condition vary. Overall good condition.
Provenance: The Rimon Family Collection.
Settlement in Palestine, Mandatory Palestine and the State of Israel