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This Week in History

Political trailblazer Belle Moskowitz wins passage of bill regulating NY dance halls

May 26, 1910

Belle Moskowitz, who became the most important female political activist of her day, passed a bill through the New York State Assembly requiring major NY dance halls to obtain a license.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History." (Viewed on November 27, 2014) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/random>.

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