World Congress of Agudas Yisroel--outtakes
Fox News Story 1020
1923-08-15 to 1923-08-16
World Congress of Agudas Jisroel, new organization of Orthodox Jews, in session.
Shots of delegates arriving before Congress Building (the old circus building) in Zirkue Strasse. Group shot with Chief Rabbi Chaim Sechor (Roumania) in center. Group with Rabbi Lee Preschner, member of the business committee of the association. Group with Rabbi Ehrmann (Frankfort, Germany) in conversation. Dr. Jacob Rosenheim (Frankfort) leader of the new movement. Dr. Leo Jung (New York). Sally Guggenheim. Chief Rabbi Spitzer (Czechoslovakia). Delegate from Palestine. Chief Rabbi Lowenstein (Zurich, Switzerland). Dr. Kirschbaum (Warsaw, Poland), deputy in the Sejm (Polish Parliament). Chief Rabbi Permutier (Warsaw), Sejm deputy. The famous 90 year old Rabbi Jisreol Meier Hakohen (Radin), also called "Chofetz Chaim" after his great work. Identifications of delegates may be incorrect.
Congresses and conventions--Austria.
Israel Meir, ha-Kohen, 1838-1933.
Filmed on August 15th and 16th, 1923.
Fox News (Production unit). Hans von Pebal (Camera operator).
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