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Rabbi Elchanon Tzvi Guterman

אלחנן צבי ב"ר שמעון אריה

Chief Rabbi, Scranton, PA and Lackawanna County

Date of Death: Wed. October 19, 1966 - Cheshvan 1 5727

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Photo Caption: Rav Guterman introduced a daily Gemara Shiur (lecture) in 1911 which ran for over 50 years, a groundbreaking concept here in the United States at that time.

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Rabbi Tzvi Dov Eisner

צבי דוב ב"ר אליקום

Rav, Scranton, PA

Date of Death: Fri. February 4, 1955 - Shevat 12 5715

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Rabbi Yisroel Shlomo Zalman Baurer

ישראל שלמה זלמן ב"ר יחיאל

Chief Rabbi, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Mon. August 22, 1949 - Av 27 5709

Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History IFJCAH

Photo Caption: Rebbe Yisroel Friedman, Chortkover Rebbe, d.1394, Credit: Chasdei Moshe-Kopyczynitz

Bio Information:
Rav Baurer the personal secretary of Rebbe Yisroel Friedman, the Chortkover Rebbe prior to coming to the United States, wrote many seforim and was a member of the Agudas Harabonim.


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Rabbi Menachem Schwartz

מנחם ב"ר מרדכי צבי

Scrantoner Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. April 10, 1936 - Nissan 21 5699

Photo Caption: Rabbi Menachem Schwartz, Credit: The Life and Work of Emanuel Schwartz

Source: California Grape Growers, Voll: III, No: 5, 1922

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