Lengthy autograph letter by R. Yeshaya Zilberstein, written to a relative in the U.S.A, Dr. Mittleman. Expressing his appreciation for financial assistance, as well as his heartfelt and warm blessings for the upcoming New Year. R. Yeshaya Zilberstein (died 1930) was one of the most prominent Hungarian rabbinical figures of his era. Born in Jerusalem; he studied in Pressburg under the Ksav Sofer, and in 1884, was appointed to succeed his father as Chief Rabbi of Vietzen. In addition to his rabbinical duties, he also led a great Yeshiva in Vietzen for over 45 years, and authored numerous important works, among them Ma’asey L’Melech.
Fine condition. Dual sided; some stains and folds with some small repairs made with tape. 23.5 cm by 15 cm.