Machzor retrieved from pile of burned books
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Gift of Evelyn Broome
Id no. 343.92, Book, Yiddish, Italian, Hebrew
Sidney Broome, who served in the medical corps of the US Army for four years, retrieved this water damaged machzor from a pile of burned books. He inscribed it in Yiddish on the inside flap: I found and recovered this machzor out of a pile of burned seforim on Rosh Hashanah 5705/1944. In memory of how the Nazis burned a synagogue and all the rest of Florence, Italy. Yizroel Yitzhok Broome.
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