The King David auction house sold a letter that was sent a decade before the Holocaust by physicist Albert Einstein to the Sadigura Rebbe.
The letter was written in Berlin and bears the date 11/13/1930. It was typed on a typewriter in German and signed in Einstein’s handwriting.
The letter was in response to a request form the Rebbe to help him release two Jewish women from a death sentence imposed on them in Soviet Russia. In the letter, Einstein expresses his willingness to help but is skeptical about the benefit his intervention will bring.
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