1946 · Paris
The Rabbis honored in this publication include Chief Rabbi Léon Berman, known for his 1937 publication, a systematical attempt to present French-Jewish history, Ernest Ginsburger, known Jewish historian, Robert Brunschwig, Rabbi in Vichy and member of the resistance, Elie Cyper, member of the resistance, Nathan Hosanski, mobilized in 1939 entering the Regiment of Algerian Tirailleurs, and member of the resistance aiding immigrants on the run to Spain, Samuel "Samy" Klein, joined the resistence movement in 1943, among others. The publication lists four Rabbis not affiliated with the Consistoire Central and thirty-six Jewish ministers at rear.
Laid in a printed card announcing the death and funeral of the widow of Léon Antkowicz, born Perla Feldman, at the Bagneux-Parisian cemetery on Tuesday, February 21st, 1989. Text in French. Glassine jacket with light wear and staining, rubbed. Binding with light wear. Block lightly age-toned with light water stain effecting the lower third of the block throughout. (Inventory #: 47003)