Title: Rabi Yosef Rivlin ha-Bonim
Edition/Printing: Stapled pamphlet
Book Condition: Good+
Comments: In Hebrew. Articles by Yitshak Ziv-av; Yaakov Moshe Charlop; Alter Dov Vishnitsky.
Publisher: Tel-Aviv Hotsaat Sifriyat Rishonim 1947
Item #: 000716
Rivlin, Yosef Yizhak, 1837-1896, leader of the Jewish community in Jerusalem. From 1863-1896 was secretary & director of Ha-Va'ad ha-Kelali Keneset Yisrael, the central body of the Ashkenazi community in Jerusalem. Rivlin initiated the building of the first Jewish quarters in Jerusalem outside the Old City walls and other housing centers. (EJ 14:202). Covers slightly soiled; corners bumped; title page browned.