Winner's Unlimited - No. 097

Holy books, letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Judaica, Posters & Periodicals, Postcards, Maps, Zionism, numismatics.

January 31, 2017
Opening $ 150
Estimate $ 200 - $ 500
Sold for $ 183
Including buyer's premium

13 pages, 32 cm.

Document printed on behalf of the provisional government of the State of Israel, typewritten, December 1948. The document includes a temporary list of the government offices and departments in the government office complex.

The list starts with a delineation of the members of the [provisional] government [Mr. David Ben Gurion, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense; Mr. Moses Shertok, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Rabbi Yehuda Leib HaKohen Fishman, Minister of Religious Affairs and War Victims, and more]. It also features a detailed list of the names of the different governmental offices, including those active during the construction of the provisional government: Office for war victims, office of minorities, and more. Detailed list of  positions, including interesting positions such as: Mr. Datz Saprir, guardian of abandoned property; Mr. Z. Vitalis, guardian of enemy property; Dr. T. Garushka, administrator of socialized medicine and medical services for immigrants; Rabbi Yaakov Herzog, administrator of the department for Christian factions [!]; Mr. Moshe Aram, administrator of the department for improving relations between the minorities and Jews, and more.

Nice cloth binding.

Very fine condition.

Eretz Israel & Zionism