Letter by R. Shemaryahu Gurary, Brooklyn 1950 (46804)

כתב מה"ר שמרי' גורארי' - Manuscript - Habad

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Lot Number: 46804
Title (English): Letter by R. Shemaryahu Gurary
Title (Hebrew): כתב מה"ר שמרי' גורארי
Note: Manuscript - Habad
City: Brooklyn NY
Publication Date: 1950
Estimated Price: $200.00 USD - $500.00 USD

Description

Physical Description

[1] p., 280:215 mm., creased on folds, typewritten on stationary, signed in ink, dated.

 

Detail Description

Letter by R. Shemaryahu Gurary, also known by his Hebrew initials as The Rashag, (1898-1989) was an Orthodox rabbi belonging to the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic movement. His father was R. Menachem Mendel Gurary. He married Chana Gurary, the older daughter of R. Yosef Yitzchok, and was thus the brother-in-law of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe (whose wife Chaya Mushka Schneerson was also the daughter of Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok). He worked with his father-in-law in communal service in both Russia and Poland and then arrived in the U.S. in 1940, where he continued this work until his death.

 

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