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This Week in History: A fact for September

Hannah Solomon

Unprecedented Jewish Women's Congress meets in Chicago

September 4, 1893

"Women elbowed, trod on each others toes" to hear the speakers at the first-ever Jewish Women's Congress that met in Chicago.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for September." (Viewed on May 28, 2015) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/sep/random>.

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