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Delegation of Rabbonim

משלחת של רבנים לעיר הבירה וושינגטון

Washington, DC - 1925

Date of Death: Thu. November 19, 1925 -



Photo Caption: Delegation of Rabbanim to meet with President Calvin Coolidge (d. 1933), Credit: N/N

Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
1. Rav Zalman Tuvia Golubowski, Bayonne, New Jersey
2. Rav Tzvi Hirsh Dachowitz, Agudath Achim Anshei Libowitz, Brownsville
3. Rav Menachem Yehuda Guzik, Makover Rav, New York City 
4. Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Eldridge Street Synagogue
5. Rebbe Yitzchok Leifer, Nedvorana Bronx Rebbe
6. Rav Gavriel Zev Margolis, Knesseth HaRabonim
7. Rav Avroham Miller, Congregation Bnai Yisroel of Borough Park
8. Lionel Golub, the attorney representing the Union of Orthodox Rabbis on this endeavor

Note:
Calvin Coolidge served as the 30th president of the United States from 1923 to 1929.


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Delegation of of Rabbonim

משלחת של רבנים לעיר הבירה וושינגטון

Washington, DC c.1912

Date of Death: Mon. January 1, 1912 -
Exact date is unknown



Photo Caption: Delegation of Rabbanim, to meet with President William Howard Taft c. 1912, Credit: N/N

Pictured are:
1. Unknown child
2. Rav Yitzchok Siegel, Bayonne, NJ
3. Rev Glushok, Washington, DC
4. Rav Avroham Alperstein, New York City
5. Rav Gedaliah Silverstone, Washington, DC
6. Rav Dovid Ginsburg, Wilkes-Barre, PA
7. Rav Eliezer Silver, Harrisburg, PA
8. Rav Yaakov Redelheim, New York City
9. Unknown child

Note: 
William Howard Taft served as the27th president of the United States from 1909 to 1913.


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Rabbi Moshe Aaron Horwitz

משה אהרן ב"ר שמעון גדליהו

Rav, Washington, DC

Date of Death: Wed. March 27, 1935 - Adar II 22 5695



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Rabbi Moshe Reuvain Yoelson

משה ראובן ב"ר מאיר



Date of Death: Sun. December 23, 1945 - Teves 19 5706


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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson, Credit: Prints and Photos Division of the Library of Congress
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson along with Rav Avroham Yitzchok Kook and Rav Gedalia Silverstone (without a hat) longtime rav of Washington DC, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:
Rav Yoelson lived in Srednik, Lithuania prior to arriving in New York City before moving to Washington, DC. Among his 5 children Al Joelson was a famous movie star and entertainer. Another son Harry was an entertainer as well.
Note:
It should be noted that Rav Silverstone passed in 1944 on a visit to Israel and was intered on the Mount of Olives.


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Rabbi Pinchos Menachem Mendel Halpern

פנחס מנחם מענדל ב"ר

Rav, Washington, DC

Date of Death: Fri. January 30, 1863 - Shevat 10 5623


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Photo Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

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Photo Caption: Title page of  Rabbi Pinchas Halpern safer (book) against Reform movement, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Yaakov Aizer Dubrow

יעקב עוזר אליקום געציל

Rav, Congregation Kesher Israel, Washington D.C.

Date of Death: Fri. November 17, 1944 - Kislev 1 5705
Rosh Chodesh


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hoto Credit: Yaakov Rosenblat, Los Angeles, CA


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