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Olick Family, circa 1967

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Marv, Alice, and their children, Easter circa 1967.

Marv, Alice, and their children, Easter circa 1967.

Gett: The Trial of Vivian Anselem, 2014

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Gett: The Trial of Vivian Anselem, written and directed by Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz and released in 2014.

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Gett: The Trial of Vivian Anselem, written and directed by Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz and released in 2014.

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Lysol Advertisement

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An excerpt from an old Lysol advertisement which chastised women for leaving the party early.

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An excerpt from an old Lysol advertisement which chastised women for leaving the party early.

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Rivka Haut

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Rivka Haut.
Courtesy of Tamara Weissman
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Rivka Haut.

Courtesy of Tamara Weissman

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Rivka Haut

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Orthodox feminist activist Rivka Haut.
Courtesy of Tamara Weissman
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Orthodox feminist activist Rivka Haut.

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The most durable of popular psychologists, Joyce Brothers (1929-2013) has kept her finger on the pulse of what concerns many Americans, particularly women.

Institution: U.S. Library of Congress.

The most durable of popular psychologists, Joyce Brothers (1929-2013) has kept her finger on the pulse of what concerns many Americans, particularly women.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Marriage." (Viewed on February 7, 2016) <http://jwa.org/topics/marriage>.

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