Winner's Unlimited - No. 097

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

January 31, 2017
Opening $120
Estimate $150 - $180
Sold for $220
Including buyer's premium

[3] 31 [2] pages. 

Publicity brochure published by the "Chevrat Harchavat HaYishuv B'Eretz Yisrael'. Jerusalem, 1936. Hebrew, Yiddish, English and German.

The booklet includes two folded maps, one of the Kerem Yitzchak neighborhood in Jerusalem and the second of Kiryat Rambam in Haifa [width larger than length: 40x83 cm.], in addition to photos. The publisher wrote at the start: The Chevrat Harchavat HaYishuv B'Eretz Yisrael, one of the primary responsibile parties for the expansion of Jerusalem, has designated a goal of purchasing land near constructed neighborhoods in order to connect the solitary points into one [populated] center..." Neighborhoods, such as Kerem Yitzchak, Givat Rothschild, Hadar Yerushalayim, Shechunat HaShachar, Rechavia, the continuation of Bayit Vegan, are only a few of the neighborhoods that were improved under the society's initiative.

Here is an important document that reveals the scope of the activities of the Chevra L'Harchavat HaYishuv, in its first stages.

Jacket title page, stains. Fine condition.

Category
Eretz Israel & Zionism