Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $200
Estimate $300 - $400
Sold for $293
Including buyer's premium

Important documentation which includes dozens of rare photographs and facsimiles about the activity of the "Va'ad HaHatzalah" in Germany after the Holocaust. It was directed by Rabbi Natan Baruch and dealt with rehabilitation of the survivors in the camps in Germany. The report documents, among other things, support for the survivors and the establishment of kosher kitchens and yeshivahs. There are group photographs of study groups after the Holocaust, Talmudei Torah and orphanages. Includes a photograph of all the rabbis in the Committee, pictures and letters of Rabbi Herzog, as well as correspondence between the Committee and high ranking political figures. One of the important early books which extensively reviews the activities of the Va'ad Hatzalah, written at the time.

254 [8] pages, 29 cm. Very good condition. Original colorful cardboard binding.

Holocaust & Anti-Semitism