Handwritten letter in Yiddish asking for advice

Letter from a Rabbi expressing concern about Jewish children going to school on the Sabbath

Poland, 1930. Letter

Letter from Rabbi Shlomo Elie Uszpol of Kurzeniec, Poland to the Va’ad Hayeshivot (Council of Yeshivas), in Vilna, Poland. The rabbi asks for advice. He is concerned about the recent government policy that said Jewish students must now attend school on the Jewish Sabbath.


Digitization of this artifact has been made possible by the Edward Blank YIVO Vilna Online Collections project.