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Title: Akiba hears of harrowing travels of Holocaust Torah
Author: Rice, Maureen
Source: Main Line Life
Date: 5/31/2000
Folder/Item #: Schools-Private-Akiba Hebrew Academy; 11
Abstract: The Akiba Hebrew Academy senior class has presented as a gift to the school a 400 year old Torah that was rescued during the Holocaust, smuggled into the United States and carefully reconstructed