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Tucker-Sophie-2 - still image

Tucker-Sophie-2 - still image

Star of stage and screen Sophie Tucker was known for her reverence for the Jewish principle of zedakah. She contributed generously to Israeli causes, including sponsoring the Sophie Tucker Forest near Beth Shemesh. Displayed here is a "Provisional Certificate of Honor" presented to her by the Jewish National Fund of America, pending receipt of her permanent certificate from Jerusalem.

Institution: The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, OH,

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