One of the signs posted by the Department of Site Preservation in Petah Tikva Municipality, which indicates buildings or places that are part of the citys history.
The house was photographed that day Click for a larger image Translation of the text on the sign
: Svetitsky House
Abraham Svetitsky was one of the first pharmacists in the Land of Israel. He built his home and pharmacy here, in the 1920s, in a design similar to the one where he lived in Odessa.
The house was designed and designed by architect Nathan Belham and his wife.
In 1930, the house was leased to the APEC Bank (Anglo Palestine Company), which was jointly owned by the British Mandate Government and the Jewish Agency.
Throughout the years, here was the office of City Council Attorney Shmuel Amster, 1908-2004 (1908-2004).
The house underwent a conservation process by the Municipality of Petah Tikva in 2011, which operates dedicated womens plans.
The emblem of the city of Petah Tikva
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