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My Grandfather Collected Etrogs—To Be Passed Down to Future Generations

More than an ephemeral part of Sukkot observance, the fruit also symbolizes the commitment of one generation to the next

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Rescuing My Father’s Library

I almost gave away my father’s legendary book collection—until I realized it held a priceless inheritance

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Gelt and Innocence

A feverish love of collecting masked a family’s shameful truth: There was no money.

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Intermarried Chicago Kids Won’t Get Grandpa’s Money

But will presented weird incentives for dad

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Secret History

Natalie Danford’s glimpse into life of wartime Urbino