Auction Online 12 - Jewish and Israeli History, Art and Culture

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Date of the auction: 09.01.2018

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Portrait of Theodor Herzl – Advertising Card with Optic Illusion

A printed card with the portrait of Theodor Herzl. Printed by "Stationery and book store Z. Laposhnian", Shalom Shabazi Street corner Eliyahu Sapir, Tel-Aviv, [first half of 20th century]. An advertising card with the portrait of Herzl using an optic illustion: "Great novelty! Look at a point and

Lot #: 1

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Invitation to an Evening in Memory of Theodor Herzl – Postcard Issued by...

Postcard printed on behalf of "Union Regionale des Sionistes de L'est de la France, Groupement de Metz" (Zionist Union in East France, Metz group) - invitation to an evening in the memory of Theodor Herzl. [Metz, 1933]. French and German. Invitation to an evening in memory of Theodor Herzl held in

Lot #: 2

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Two Notices – Invitations to Memorial Ceremonies for Theodor Herzl – Petach...

Two notices - invitations to memorial services in memory of Theodor Herzl in Petach Tikva, on behalf of the local committee of JNF. Petach Tikava, 1929, 1937. 1. "On the 25th anniversary of the passing of Dr. Herzl, the local JNF committee will hold… a memorial", notice on behalf of "The local

Lot #: 3

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Silver Pendant – Portrait of Theodor Herzl

Pendant with portrait of Theodor Herzl (looking leftwards). Israel, [ca. 1950s-60s]. Obverse: Profile portrait of Herzl. Reverse: plain, marked: "State of Israel, 935". Diameter: 25 mm. Suspension loop. Fair-good condition. Defect of 6 mm to right lower margin

Lot #: 4

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“Autoemancipation!” – Yehudah Leib Pinsker – Berlin, 1882 – First Edition...

Autoemancipation, mahnruf an seine Stammesgenossen, von einem Russischen Juden [Autoemancipation!... by a Russian Jew]. Berlin: W. Issleib (G. Schuhr), 1882. First edition. German. "Autoemancipation", by Y.L Pinsker (1821-1891), physician, philosopher and Zionist activist, one of the founders of

Lot #: 5

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Protocol of “Hovevei Zion” Conference – Katowice, 1884

Protokolle der Delegirten-Versammlung der Chowawe-Zion. C. Miarka press with Nicolai O.S., [Katowice, Prussia-Poland, 1884]. German. Booklet with protocols of sessions of the "Hovevei Zion" conference in Katowice, November 1884. 36 delegates participated in this conference, representatives of the

Lot #: 6

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A Notebook with Handwritten Dedications – “Mishmeret Chadasha” Youth...

A notebook with 27 handwritten dedications, from members of "Mishmeret Chadasha" youth movement. [Pinsk? Kiev?], 1920. A notebook which was, most probably, presented to the movement's member Michal (Michael) Ish Shalom, when he decided to move to Palestine. Among the dedications are poems

Lot #: 7

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Large JNF “Blue Box” – Italy

An exceptionally large JNF "Blue Box", for collection of donations. Italy, [1940s?]. A map of Palestine, from the Hula Valley to the Port of Aqaba, appears in front. On the appear the monogram "JNF" integrated into a Star of David, the inscription "Keren Kayemeth Leisrael Jerusalem" and a suspension

Lot #: 8

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Four JNF Boxes – “Blue Box” / JNF Ink-Stamp, “Value of Stamp Paid”

• Four JNF boxes for collection of donations. Palestine. [ca. 1930s-40s]. 1. Box ("Zion Box"), made by Alfred Salzmann (printing: A. Levine-Epstein). Palestine. On the front - map of Palestine, with highlighting of areas redeemed by JNF (on the map appear the words "Dead Sea"). On the - monogram of

Lot #: 9

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Five JNF Collection Boxes – “Blue Box”

Five "Blue Boxes" for collecting donations for JNF. [1920s to 1940s]. 1. Blue box made by Alfred Salzmann. Jerusalem/Italy. On the front appear the letters JNF in an elliptic frame, a Star of David and "Keren Kayemet LeIsrael". On the appears a Star of David and the manufacturer's details: "Alfred

Lot #: 10

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“Shekel HaYovel 1948” – Receipt Booklet

"Shekel HaYovel [Jubilee Shekel] 1948" - receipt booklet, with receipts for purchasing Zionist Shekel of the World Zionist Organization [1947-1948]. A booklet with nine receipts (blank, no details added by hand). The cover and receipts are ink-stamped "HaVa'ad HaArtzi leInyanei HaShekel BeEretz

Lot #: 11

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Copy of Telegram on behalf of the German Embassy in Istanbul – 1914...

"Telegram from the German embassy in Constantinople October 12, 1914". Single leaf with translation of an announcement by German ambassador in the Ottoman Empire, Hans Freiherr von Wangenheim, published after the occupation of the town, on 10.10.1914. The announcement is written in great detail and

Lot #: 12

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Collection of Greetings for the Wedding of Aryeh Feigenbaum and Rachel...

Nine greetings sent in honor of the wedding of the ophthalmologist Aryeh Feigenbaum and his bride Rachel Meyuchas, daughter of the author Yossef Meyuchas. Jerusalem, London, Hadera and other places, 1914. Among the items: greeting written by hand sent by the "Rishon LeZion" Moshe Franco, written on

Lot #: 13

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Two Postcards – Letters to the Directors of the “Herzliya” Hebrew...

Two postcards with handwritten letters to the directors of the Hebrew gymnasium in Jaffa (the "Herzliya" Hebrew Gymnasium), Yehuda Leib Matman and Hayim (Boger) Bugrashov. Jerusalem and Tiberias, 1907-1911. 1. Handwritten letter to Dr. Yehuda Leib Matman, by a father interested in sending his

Lot #: 14

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Invitation to the Inauguration Ceremony of the Hebrew University – The...

Invitation ticket to the inauguration ceremony of the "Hebrew College in Jerusalem" on behalf of "The University Committee" in London. London, 1925. Hebrew and English. A card folded into two, with text of the invitation in Hebrew and English: "The Central Board of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Lot #: 15

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List of Voters for Va’ad HaKehila in Jerusalem – Jerusalem, 1932

"List of voters for Va'ad HaKehila [city council] of Jerusalem", on behalf of the elections committee for Va'ad HaKehila in Jerusalem. Knesset Israel in Eretz Israel. Jerusalem, (1931-1932). Alphabetical list of Jerusalem inhabitants towards elections to Va'ad HaKehila (city council) in Jerusaelm

Lot #: 16

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“Haaretz” Newspaper – Announcement – Verdict of Simcha Chinkis – Tel-Aviv...

"Verdict of Chinkis", supplement to "Haaretz" of Tuesday, 11.3.1930. "Haaretz" press. An announcement about the verdict of Simcha Chinkis: "the Appeal Court published today its decision regarding the appeal of Simcha Chinkis: the verdict was cancelled and he was sentenced to fifteen years of penal

Lot #: 17

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Collection of Leaflets and Broadsides – Elections for Tel-Aviv Municipality

Collection of leaflets and broadsides printed towards elections for Tel-Aviv municipality. [ca. 1920s-30s]. Among them: • "To all of Tel-Aviv Inhabitants!", broadside regarding elections for the city of Tel-Aviv council. • Broadside issued by "Reshimat HaHistadrut Mispar 1" calling "inhabitants in

Lot #: 18

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Collection of Broadsides Printed in Jerusalem and in Tel-Aviv – Official...

Nine Broadsides Printed in Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem. Late 1920s to ca. 1970s-80s (most are of the 1930s) 1. "See your country from the air" - a tri-lingual notice (printed in Hebrew, English and Arabic) advertising flights above the country and flights to Cairo on behalf of the Egyptian airline "Misr

Lot #: 19

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“Fifty Years to the Establishment of Rosh Pina” – Wall Newspaper, 1932

"Fifty years to the establishment of Rosh Pina 1882-1932". "Eretz Israel" press, Jerusalem, 1932. A single leaf for hanging, large format. An essay by Zalman Bendel is printed on the leaf, marking 50 years to the establishment of the colony Rosh Pina. The essay, divided into seven chapters, reviews

Lot #: 20

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Collection of Receipts and Payment Means

Collection of paper items, receipts and payment means. Palestine, first half of 20th century. Among the items: • Receipt for a donation to "Linat Zedek" company in Petach Tikva, 1914. • Receipt for payment of Two and a Quarter Gold Francs to "Mishkenot Israel" Company, Jaffa, 1915. • Receipt with

Lot #: 21

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Collection of Ephemera Items – Stamps, Transportation Tickets, and more

Diverse collection of stamps, payment means, paper labels and ephemera items. Palestine and other places. Most items are from the first half of the 20th century. The collection includes many stamps, from Palestine and from other countries, among them: Sheet of six "Tel Hai Fund stamps. • JNF stamps

Lot #: 22

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Collection of Letters – YIVO Emissary in Palestine, 1930s-40s

About 135 letters, copies and drafts of letters, printed and handwritten, which belonged to Zeev Wilizanski, emissary of YIVO research institute in Palestine. Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, Warsaw, Vilnius, New-York and other locations, mid 1930s until early 1940s (several items are from a later or earlier

Lot #: 23

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“The Palestine Government Industrial Exhibition in Cairo”, 1941 – Guidebook...

Guidebook and two certificates from the "Palestine Government Industrial Exhibition in Cairo" - an industrial exhibition held by the British Mandate government in Cairo in 1941, with the participation of about 250 factories, companies and businesses operating in Palestine. 1. Palestine Government

Lot #: 24

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Issues of Periodicals – Trade and Industry in Palestine

Ten issues of periodicals dedicated to Palestine and its growing industry, commerce and tourism, accompanied by photographs and advertisements. 1929-1950. 1. Palestine and Near East, "tourist issue", nos. 21-22, 1929. 2. Palestine Industries Export-Catalogue. 1931. 3. Palestine 1939, publication on

Lot #: 25

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Collection of Newspapers, Reports and Publications on the Subject of...

Collection of newspapers, reports and publications on the subject of industry and trade in Palestine, ca. 1926-1947. Among the items: • The Third Census of Jewish Industries of Erez Israel. Issued by Trade & Industry Department P. Z. E, Jerusalem, 1926. Hebrew and English. A stenciled booklet. • The

Lot #: 26

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Collection of Items – Advertising Sale of Plots and Lands in Palestine

Two leaflets and two advertising notices for sale of plots and land in Palestine. "Arieli" press, Tel-Aviv, [1930s-40s]. Hebrew, English, Yiddish and some German. 1. "Ya'ar Etzion - Zomer shtadt in di berg fun Yehuda" (Etzion forest - summer resort in the Judea Mountains), advertising brochure

Lot #: 27

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Hotels and Sanatoriums – Collection of Paper Items

Six paper items of hotels and sanatoriums. [Palestine, ca. 1930s-40s]. • Promotional leaflet of "Vegetarian Rest House Havraah" in Givat Brenner. • Envelope of "Teltsch House" in Haifa. • Leaflet of "Beit HaMargo'a BeBeit Oren" (Ya'arot HaCarmel, Haifa). • Label with logo of "Savoy" Hotel in

Lot #: 28

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Collection of Documents – Histadrut HaZionim HaKlali’im in Haifa, 1948

About 110 documents, handwritten and printed, recording the operations of the "Economic council" of "Histadrut HaZionim HaKlali'im, Haifa brach". Haifa, 1948-1952 (most from 1948). Hebrew, several documents in English and Polish. Collection includes, among others: • Tens of protocols of the council

Lot #: 29

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B’nai B’rith International – “The Bialik Lodge” – Large Archive of Paper...

About 300 letters, protocols and documents of the Bialik Lodge of B'nai B'rith International. Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Ramat Gan and other places in Palestine, late 1930s to mid-1940s. Hebrew and German. A few items in English. B'nai B'rith International was founded in New York in 1843 by Jewish

Lot #: 30

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