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Helen Lehman Buttenwieser

Helen Lehman Buttenwieser

As a lawyer, Helen Lehman Buttenwieser fought to protect children in the foster care system.

Helen Lehman Buttenwieser

A distinguished attorney who specialized in adoption and foster care issues and represented child welfare agencies and the children under their care, Helen Lehman Buttenwieser was born on October 8, 1905, and grew up in a Jewish family prominent in New York banking and philanthropic circles.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Helen Lehman Buttenwieser." (Viewed on October 24, 2014) <http://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/17048>.

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