Auction 048 Rebbes of Satmar, Sighet and Bobov - Books, Objects, Letters and Manuscripts, Broadsides and Printed Items

Large Collection of Letters from Rebbes and Rabbis – To Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar

Opening: $1,000
Sold for: $6,000
Including buyer's premium

Eighteen letters from rebbes and rabbis, addressed to Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar. Eretz Isarel and other places, ca. 1950s-1960s.
Letters signed and stamped by rebbes and rabbis, mostly handwritten (two letters are typewritten). Some lengthy letters. Some include an additional brief letter (usually a rabbinic recommendation of the appeal).
The contents of the letters: requests for blessings, halachic questions, invitations, seeking advice, confirming receipt of funds, requests for financial help, and more.
Letters from: • Rebbe Yechezkel Shraga Lipschitz Halberstam of Stropkov (1908-1995); • Rebbe Yosef Meir Kahana of Spinka-Jerusalem (1910-1978); • Rebbe Nachman Kahana of Spinka (1905-1977); • Rebbe Shalom Safrin of Komarno (1916-1998); • R. Yisrael Yitzchak Reisman dayan and posek of the Edah HaCharedit (1889-1969); • Rebbe Yehuda Tzvi Brandwein of Stretin (brother-in-law of the Baal HaSulam); and many others (see Hebrew description).

[18] leaves (some on official stationery or aerograms). Size and condition vary. Overall good condition.