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Manuscript/Mixed Material Letter from Salem b. Musa to his wife and children in Yemen in 1877

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Title

  • Letter from Salem b. Musa to his wife and children in Yemen in 1877

Created / Published

  • 1877.

Headings

  • -  Manuscripts, Hebrew--Washington (D.C.)

Notes

  • -  Executed in: Yemen.
  • -  Yemenite semi-cursive script.
  • -  Description based on finding aid
  • -  [אגרת מאת סאלם בן מוסא לאשתו] Letter from Salem b. Musa to his wife and children in which he relates his accounts and also desc\ribes his journeys in Yemen. The letter is dated Monday, 20 Av, 5637. It seems to have been written by a professional scribe and letter writer and signed in the crude hand of the sender. Formerly: LC Hebr. Doc 10.

Medium

  • 1 leaf. Paper (encapsulated). ; 17.5 x 10.5 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LC Hebr. Ms 213
  • Micro Orien. Hebr. 880/121

Repository

  • Library of Congress African and Middle Eastern Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018757831

Online Format

  • pdf
  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Hebraic Section Manuscript Collection

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