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Ben Gurion Re-examines Biblical Quote on “the Slave and the Handmaiden”: “After you... challenged the point about the equality of the slave and the handmaiden, I reread the chapter...”

DAVID BEN GURION, Autograph Letter Signed, to Haim Gvaryahu, April 8, 1965. 1 p. 4¾ x 8½ in. In Hebrew. Gvaryahu was chairman of the World Jewish Bible Society.


Item #22355, $1,800

Golda Meir Raises the Rent

GOLDA MEIR, Typed Letter Signed as Prime Minister, to “Mrs. Siton.” Jerusalem, March 9, 1970. 1 p., 5½ x 8⅓ in. In Hebrew, on Meir’s personal stationery.


Item #22779, $1,200

Golda Meir Invites an American Semiconductor Pioneer to an Israeli Economic Conference

GOLDA MEIR, Typed Letter Signed as Prime Minister, to Albert Soffa. Jerusalem, May 29, 1969. 2 pp. 8½ x 11 in. On Israeli Prime Minister letterhead.


Item #23283, $2,800

Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion Congratulates a Labor Leader for Building the Nation

DAVID BEN-GURION, Typed Letter Signed as Prime Minister, to Mordecai Namir. Jerusalem, March 15, 1956. 1 p., 6¼ x 8 in. On State of Israel letterhead, in Hebrew.


Item #23282, $1,900

David Ben-Gurion Asks for “the Baghdad material” for the Second Time

DAVID BEN-GURION. [JUDAICA], Autograph Letter Signed, to “Eisenberg.” London, England, August 30, 1938, 1 pp. On “Zionist Organisation” letterhead.


Item #21762, $1,750

Yom ha-Medinah:
Marking Israel’s Declaration of Independence—May 1948

[ISRAEL], Newspaper. Yom ha-Medinah. Jerusalem, May 14, 1948. 2 pp. 16 ½ x 22 in., unframed.


Item #23011, $5,900

Announcing the UN Resolution
to Establish a Jewish State in Israel

[ISRAELI INDEPENDENCE], Broadside. November 29, 1947. 1 p. 27.5 x 39.5 in.


To the Workers of Israel, celebrating the historic decision of the United Nations General Assembly authorizing the establishment of a Jewish state in the land of Israel.

Item #21546, $5,000

The Report of the “Wizard of Weaponry”

ALFRED MORDECAI. [JUDAICA], Book, Military Commission to Europe in 1855-1856. Washington, D.C.: Bowman, 1860, 232 pp., 9 ½ x 11 ¾ in. With foldout plates and engravings of cannon, ordinance, maps. Scattered foxing, rebound. Deaccessioned from Yale University.


This report is the result of two years of travel and study of European artillery and small arms development. Sponsored by the Ordnance Division of the War Department, it exerted a great influence on American weapon design and construction during the Civil War.

Item #22508, $350

Ben-Gurion Calls for a Jerusalem Home for the Bible Society: “every spiritual idea, for it to exist and exert influence, needs a physical structure, too, a central home…”

DAVID BEN-GURION, Letter Signed to Menasche Elissar. 17 Kislev 5731, December 15, 1970. 1 p., 8½ x 11 in. Form letter on “The World Jewish Bible Society” letterhead. In Hebrew.


Item #20230, $2,950

Ben-Gurion Looks for Definition
of the “Zionist Movement” Today

DAVID BEN-GURION, Typed Letter Signed to Nahum Goldmann, July 18, 1955. In Hebrew, on State of Israel letterhead. 1 p., 6 x 8 in.


Israel’s founding father urges the president of the World Jewish Congress to focus on the “burning questions” of Zionism – immigration – rather than on “the historic tale” prior to the establishment of Israel.

Item #21300, $2,800

He Invented the Gramophone and the Microphone
(Telephone Transmitter) before Edison

EMILE BERLINER (1851-1929), Partially Printed Letter Signed. October 28, 1896


Item #20111, $1,500

Golda Meir Stresses the Need to Settle New Immigrants

GOLDA MEIR, Typed Letter Signed “Golda Meyerson” as Minister of Labour, to Yaakov Hazan. Jerusalem, October 23, 1954. 1 p., 6 x 8 in. In Hebrew on Ministry of Labour letterhead.


Golda Meyerson (she would change her name to Meir in 1956), promotes the idea of Mapam (the Marxist United Workers’ Party) joining Sharett’s Mapai (Workers’ Party) government. Hazan, the recipient, was one of Mapam’s co-founders.

Item #22933, $4,200

Henrietta Szold Offers to Help a Visiting American to “understand Jewish Palestine, insofar as it lies in my power to interpret our aspirations and achievements.”

HENRIETTA SZOLD, Autograph Letter Signed, to Rose L. Rosenberg. Jerusalem, April 20, 1934. On personal stationery, and with Autograph Manuscript envelope. 1 p., 5⅛ x 7 in.


Item #20721, $750

Menachem Begin Blames Ben-Gurion for Israel’s
“Political Demoralization” Saying “To Mapai: ‘No and Goodbye and Not to See You Again.’”

MENACHEM BEGIN, Autograph Manuscript Signed. Speech on David Ben-Gurion’s Resignation. [Jerusalem, Israel], 1953. 3 pp., 5 x 7 in. In Hebrew.


Item #22794, $19,000

Der Judenstaat: “If you will it, it is no dream”: Calling for a Jewish State

THEODOR HERZL, Der Judenstaat: Versuch einer modernen Lösung der Judenfrage. Leipzig & Vienna: M. Breitenstein, 1896. First edition, 86 pp., 5¾ x 9 in. Bound in modern half-cloth, original front wrapper (soiled, trimmed, and mounted) bound in; 2 stamps imperfectly washed out of title.


Item #22745.01, $15,000

As Jewish World Editor, Herzl’s Work
“Becomes Heavier Day by Day.”

THEODOR HERZL, Autograph Letter Signed. Vienna, Austria, April 27, 1899. 1 p., 5 ¾ x 8 ¾ in. In French, on Die Welt [The World] letterhead.


Theodor Herzl worked tirelessly to promote the founding of a Jewish state, but two years after the First Zionist Conference was held in Basel, Switzerland, the end goal still seemed very far away.

Item #22791, $4,500

The Israeli Tourism Director Dishes on James Michener

YOHANAN BEHAM, Typed Letter Signed “YBeham” to Sylvia Lyons. Jerusalem, October 23, 1963. On stationary of the Prime Minister’s Office. 1 p., 6½ x 8¼ in.


Item #20338.01, $100

Supporting “Hebrew” Soldiers’ Refusal
to Wear British Army Palestinian Insignia during WWII

[JEWISH BRIGADE], Broadside. Palestine, 1943. By “National People.” 1 p. 9 ¼ x 13⅝ in., in Hebrew.


The “struggle for the flag and symbol” in the British army.

Item #20760, $1,000

Moshe Dayan Documents
Relating to the Loss of His Eye in Battle

MOSHE DAYAN, Collection. Four items, Jerusalem and Paris. 1941 – 1947. 7 pp.


Item #22981, $39,000

Theodor Herzl Urgently Appeals
for Funding for the 6th Zionist Congress

THEODOR HERZL, Typed Letter Signed. Vienna, June 6, 1903. 1 p., in German.


Item #20063, $3,000
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