The day the Dead Sea scrolls were recovered

Hebrew University Professor Eliezer Sukenik purchased the Dead Sea scrolls from an antiquities dealer in Jerusalem on Nov 29 1947.  As he was examining them that evening, his radio was broadcasting the UN vote on the partition of Palestine.  What amazing timing!

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