Auction 56
Jewish and Israeli History and Culture

Lot Number 23

Collection of Letters – a Couple of Detainees in Bethlehem and Latroun Camps, 1947

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615$
Opening
500$
Lot Number 23

Collection of Letters – a Couple of Detainees in Bethlehem and Latroun Camps, 1947

A collection of letters sent to and from the couple Yizchak (Izzy) and Adela (Lottie) Salonikio, Etzel members arrested in March 1947 and imprisoned in Bethlehem and Latroun detention camps. 1947. Bulgraian, some English and Hebrew.
Among the items: * thirteen letters that the couple Yitzchak and Lottie Salonikio sent to each other; sent while he was in the Latroun detention camp and she was in the women's detention camp in Bethlehem. * Ten original envelopes in which the letters were sent, addressed to Latroun, Bethlehem and Atlit. * Four photographs, of Yitzchak and Lottie Salonikio (among them are photographs from the detention camps) and six negatives of the photographs. Enclosed: a text written for the couple's silver anniversary (1971), and several additional documents.
Size and condition vary. Overall good condition. Envelopes in fair condition, worn, creased and stained.

Sold For
615$
Opening
500$

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