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A Recently Found Picture of Rabbi Shmuel Moshe Joseph

Rabbi Shmuel Moshe an older brother of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef remained in Kovno, Lithuania where he passed away. In addition the wedding invitation for his daughter Sara who lived with her Uncle’s family here in New York.

Photo Credits: Ira Berman, North Wales, PA


7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Rabbi Stern // Jun 28, 2010 at 11:50 am

    What an amazing find, I am no expert but there are some similarities to the famous picture of RJJ. On a side note looks like back in the day wedding reception were held at home.

  • 2 Chevra Man // Jun 28, 2010 at 3:31 pm

    and apparently they were in English!

  • 3 Shmelke Taub // Jun 28, 2010 at 4:36 pm

    This is great for the Yurtzit of the Rav Hakolel. thank you Reb Burech.

  • 4 rav hakolel's chusid // Jun 28, 2010 at 6:42 pm

    I’m just curious how did you find this interesting piece(s) information, it would be helpful since i’m studying recently the life of the Rav Hakolel.

    thanks alot!

  • 5 Baruch A // Jun 29, 2010 at 11:00 am

    Please contact me via email –

  • 6 Yona S // Jul 6, 2010 at 11:31 am

    Today is the Chief Rabbi’s yarzeit, was his name Yaakov Yosef or just Yaakov?

  • 7 asher // Jul 6, 2010 at 12:07 pm

    Yaakov Yosef (ben Dov) Yozef

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