Long Handwritten Letter from Rabbi Yaakov Kapple Lichtenstein; 1875
Long handwritten and signed letter from Rabbi Yaakov Kappel Lichtenstein addressed to his relative, Rabbi Akiva Yosef Shlezinger.
Rabbi Yaakov Kappel Lichtenstein (1822 – 1883) was a prominent rabbinical leader who served as Rabbi of Bethlen between the years 1871 – 1875. He was a brother of Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein of Kolomyia and the father of Rabbi Yehuda Lichtenstein of Bethlen.
Dated Betlahn, 1875.
29 x 23 cm | clear script | Tear marks not affecting text