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Barbara Myerhoff

Credit: Photograph by Vincent J. Grass.
Courtesy of Sonia Press Fuentes.

People

Browse this section for short profiles of some of the thousands of Jewish women found throughout jwa.org. We will be adding new profiles to this section regularly and welcome your suggestions for women to add.

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Date of Birth
Birth Place
Anne Jackson
Anne Jackson

Motivated by a desire to experience life and have her voice heard, Anne Jackson participated in community activism ranging from the March on Washington to Holocaust education.

1909
Chelsea, Massachusetts
United States
Frances Wisebart Jacobs
Frances Wisebart Jacobs

Francis Weisbart Jacobs helped transform the fledgling state of Colorado through her organization of charities and hospitals.

March 29, 1843
Harrodsburg, Kentucky
United States
Hannah Jukovsky
Hannah Jukovsky

Hannah Jukovsky made headlines when she organized a boycott of standardized testing to draw attention to class and race inequities in Massachusetts public schools.

1984
Cambridge, Massachusetts
United States

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "People." (Viewed on July 29, 2014) <http://jwa.org/people/toc/J>.

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