Thursday, June 04, 2009

What happened to the Volozhiner roshei yeshiva in the aftermath of its closing?

Here's how a full-page section of the Jewish Chronicle called Darkest Russia, reporting on the manifold and severe Czarist persecution of Russian Jews, reported the aftermath of the closing of the Volozhin Yeshiva (April 22, 1892):

Here is how it reported of the Neziv's death (September 1, 1893) -- read carefully:

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