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Rabbi Yehoshua Zelig Glick

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Rabbi Yehoshua Zelig Glick

יהושע זעליג ב"ר יעקב

Rav, Anshei Shalom, Douglas Park, Chicago

Date of Death: Mon. August 24, 1925 - Elul 4 5685

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Waldheim Cemetery in Chicago maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Gate 122

Biographical Notes:

Bio Information:
Rav Glick, born 1860, Griva, Latvia where he was the childhood charuta (study partner) of Cheif Rabbi Avroham Yitzchok HaKohen Kook who hailed from the same town. Upon his arrival to these shores, he was hired as the Torah Society Instructor at the Anshei Calvary in Chicago. In 1895, Rav Todros Tichtin, the founding rav moved to Palestine and soon after Rav Glick was installed as the full-time rabbi. Anshei Calvary eventually merged with Ohave Sholom Mariampol where Rav Glick continued to serve. 

Photo Caption: Rabbi Yehoshua Zelig Glick, Credit: Chicago Rabbis: Visionaries, Pioneers, and Leaders

Photo Caption: Rav Todros Ticktin, Credit: Chicago Rabbis: Visionaries, Pioneers, and Leaders

Photo Caption: The new building after it merged with Anshei Calvary, Credit: Chicago Rabbis: Visionaries, Pioneers, and Leaders

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, IL

Tags: Chicago, IL · Illinois · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

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