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Szold-Henrietta-1 - still image

Szold-Henrietta-1 - still image

What was perhaps most astonishing about Henrietta Szold was the breadth of her activities. Teacher, translator, essayist, organizer, politician, administrator and humanist, she will always be remembered for founding Hadassah, the largest women's, and largest Jewish, volunteer organization in America.

Institution: Jewish Theological Seminary of America

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