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Tikkun prayer book

Object | Accession Number: 1990.223.5

Tikkun prayer book brought with Ruth Liebermensch, who, with her sister Hanna, fled Mannheim, Germany, for Great Britain on a Kindertransport in summer 1939, and then went to New York in May 1940. Ruth and Hanna’s father Samuel was killed in Auschwitz in September 1942. A Tikkun is a copy of the Pentateuch, the Five Books of Moses, used to practice Torah readings. This book includes the readings from the Prophets for the entire year plus the five Scrolls.

publication:  1931
publication: Rodelheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Object Type
Prayer books (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Ruth Knox and Hanna A. Lewin
Record last modified: 2021-05-25 13:58:45
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