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

Letter from Rebbe Shlomo Halberstam of Bobov – With Blessing: "May He Open for You His Good Treasuries with an Abundance of Blessings and Success in Spiritual and Material Realms as Your Heart Desires"

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Sold for: $625
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Letter signed by Rebbe Shlomo Halberstam (the Second) of Bobov. Brooklyn, NY, [Kislev] 1973.
Written by a scribe on official stationery, with the rebbe's signature.
Letter of acknowledgement to the philanthropist R. Meir Feldman for his contribution. The rebbe blesses him: "I pray to G-d that He open for you his good treasuries with an abundance of blessing and success in spiritual and material realms, as your heart desires…".

Rebbe Shlomo Halberstam (the second) of Bobov (1907-2000), a prominent rebbe in recent times. Son of Rebbe Benzion Halberstam, the Kedushat Tzion. After miraculously surviving the Holocaust, he reached the United States where he re-established the Bobov Chassidut, founding communities, yeshivot and Torah institutions in the United States and worldwide.

[1] leaf, official stationery. 26.5 cm. Good condition. Folding marks and minor creases.