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

Large Collection of Rabbinic Letters and Letters from Institutions – To Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar

Opening: $600
Sold for: $1,500
Including buyer's premium

Seventeen letters from rabbis and Torah and charity institutions, addressed to Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar. Eretz Israel and other places, 1950s-1970s.
Letters with the signatures and stamps of rabbis and institutions, some handwritten and some typewritten. Some of them include an additional letter of recommendation.
Contents of the letters: requests for blessings, the rebbe's visit to Eretz Israel, recommendations, receipt of funds, appeals, and more.
Letters from: • R. Benzion Yadler – the Jerusalem Maggid; • R. Elyakim Schlesinger, dean of Yeshivat HaRamah, London; • Letter from the managers of the charity society of Yetev Lev DeSatmar in Jerusalem, signed by prominent Satmar Chassidim in Jerusalem – R. Moshe Aryeh Freund (later head of the Edah HaCharedit), R. Chananya Yom Tov Lipa Schwartz, and others; • R. Avigdor Hillel Goldstein dean of the Kodesh Hillulim yeshiva and R. Yisrael Yitzchak Reisman dayan and posek of the Edah HaCharedit (typewritten); • And many others.

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