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Shulamith Katznelson and I.Z.L Detainees circa 1948

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Shulamith Katznelson (L) at a reception welcoming some of the I.Z.L. detainees after their release from the British internment camp in Kenya. The last of the 300 detainees returned to Israel on July 12, 1948.
Courtesy of Yehuda Lapidot.

Shulamith Katznelson (L) at a reception welcoming some of the I.Z.L. detainees after their release from the British internment camp in Kenya. The last of the 300 detainees returned to Israel on July 12, 1948.
Courtesy of Yehuda Lapidot.

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Regina Jonas

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Regina Jonas in a photograph presumed to have been taken after 1939. Her stamp on the back of the photograph bears the compulsory name of "Sara," which all Jewish women had to bear after 1939 and reads "Rabbi Regina Sara Jonas."
Courtesy of Stiftung "Neue Synagoge Berlin - Centrum Judaicum," Berlin
Regina Jonas in a photograph presumed to have been taken after 1939. Her stamp on the back of the photograph bears the compulsory name of "Sara," which all Jewish women had to bear after 1939 and reads "Rabbi Regina Sara Jonas."
Courtesy of Stiftung "Neue Synagoge Berlin - Centrum Judaicum," Berlin

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Hebrew Kindergarten Class, Boston, circa 1920

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Hebrew kindergarten class in Boston around 1920.
Courtesy of the American Jewish Historical Society.
Hebrew kindergarten class in Boston around 1920.
Courtesy of the American Jewish Historical Society.

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Sarah Thon, before 1921

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Sarah Thon.
Courtesy of Rafi Thon, Herzliah.
Sarah Thon.
Courtesy of Rafi Thon, Herzliah.

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Rina Yerushalmi's "Va-Yomer/Va-Yelech" with Neta Yeshchin and Noam Ben-Azar

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A scene from Va-Yomer/Va-Yelech, with Neta Yeshchin (L) and Noam Ben-Azar (R).
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.
A scene from Va-Yomer/Va-Yelech, with Neta Yeshchin (L) and Noam Ben-Azar (R).
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.

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Zelda Schneurson Mishkovsky

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Zelda Schneurson Mishkovsky.
Courtesy of Hayim Goldgraber.
Zelda Schneurson Mishkovsky.
Courtesy of Hayim Goldgraber.

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Rahel Bluwstein with her Sisters

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The "founding mother" of modern Hebrew poetry by women, Rahel Bluwstein achieved in death the status of a national cultural icon. She appears here (top) with her sisters, Batsheva, Berta, and Liza, in Russia during World War I.

Institution: Uri Milstein

The "founding mother" of modern Hebrew poetry by women, Rahel Bluwstein achieved in death the status of a national cultural icon. She appears here (top) with her sisters, Batsheva, Berta, and Liza, in Russia during World War I.

Institution: Uri Milstein

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Nechama Hendel circa 1960s

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Singer Nechama Hendel in the 1960s.
Singer Nechama Hendel in the 1960s.

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Amichai Pardo in Rina Yerushalmi's "Romeo and Juliet," 1993

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Amichai Pardo in Rina Yerushalmi's 1993 adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, in which the director examined the concept of "being in love" by creating repetitive and simultaneous images that capture the feeling of timelessness.
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.
Amichai Pardo in Rina Yerushalmi's 1993 adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, in which the director examined the concept of "being in love" by creating repetitive and simultaneous images that capture the feeling of timelessness.
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.

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Rina Yerushalmi, August 2002

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Israeli theater director and choreographer Rina Yerushalmi, shown here in August 2002.
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.
Israeli theater director and choreographer Rina Yerushalmi, shown here in August 2002.
Courtesy of Rina Yerushalmi.

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