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ליבין, ז.‏ / Libin, Solomon (pseud. of Hurwitz, Israel Zalman). דער ווילדער פֿאָטער / Der vilder foter (The Harsh Father), 1921

 File — Folder: 4184F, Object: unpaginated

Scope and Contents

The last leaf of a manuscript, dated at the end, Yekaterinislav (Yekaterinoslav, Ukraine), 22 August 1921, signed in Cyrillic characters, by David Pokush[?]. Characters: Rokhl, Zekharia, Tsipe, Keydi, Berezin. Fragment. 1 leaf (2 pages). See also: the manuscript to which this fragment belongs, in YIVO's digitized collection RG 8000 (held in the Lithuanian Central State Archives), Shipping List 8, Folder 125. The latter manuscript, approximately 77 leaves, includes the title page, which characterizes the work as drama in 4 acts, by Z. Libin. In RG 8000, the manuscript of this play is, in part, mixed together with the leaves of another play that was copied by the same person (the other, unidentified play has characters: Manieshtke, Sankin, Muter, Poyzis, Beshinke).


  • Creation: 1921


Language of Materials

From the Sub-Sub-Series:

Predominantly in Yiddish, with some German, Russian, and Polish, as well as occasional use of Latvian, Romanian, and English.

Access Restrictions

The collection has been digitized and is available online without restrictions. The physical collection is closed.


From the Sub-Sub-Series: 9.6 Linear Feet (23 boxes; 277 folders)

Repository Details

Part of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Repository

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