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Simon-Carrie - still image

Simon-Carrie - still image

In an era in which Victorian social conventions limited most women to the private sphere of home and family, Carrie Obendorfer Simon broke important ground for American Jewish women by founding the Reform movement's National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods in 1913. Two years later, it had become the largest Jewish women's religious organization in the United States

Institution: The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, OH, www.americanjewisharchives.org.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Simon-Carrie - still image." (Viewed on April 20, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/simon-carrie-still-image>.