Abiṭbol, ʻAmor, 1782-1854
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
North African Jewish manuscript collection
Call Number: MS 1825
Overview: The collection includes manuscripts from Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya. It consists of legal documents concerning such issues as marriage, divorce, property, inheritance, and business dealings of all kinds. In addition, there are manuscripts of poetry, liturgy, mystical texts, folk customs and beliefs, homilies and more. They are in Hebrew, Judeo-Arabic, Judeo-Spanish, Arabic, French, Spanish and Italian and date from the eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century.
Dates: 1714-circa 2000, bulk 1800-1950