Download Full Text (8.3 MB)
Cover: Green paper with black printed Hebrew text. In the middle is a circle with tablets, a hammer and a rake. Interior: 24 pages; some with tables with purple handstamps, some with green Hebrew handwriting. Back: Black printed Hebrew text in middle of green page. Signature in black at top, writing in green just above printed text. Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Shapira (1902-1970) was an important Israeli politician in the early days of the state's existence. A signatory of Israel's Declaration of Independence, he served as a minister in Ben Gurion's administration from Israel's foundation in 1948 until his death in 1970. His signature appears on back.
4 1/2 x 3 1/4"
Ben Gurion, Moshe Shapira, Stamp, Israel, Declaration of Independence, Bnei Akiva Union
"Identification (Bnei Akiva Union) Issued to Moshe Shapira" (1949). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2015.2.68.