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Hannah Szenes, 1944, cropped

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Hannah Szenes in a Hungarian army uniform as a Purim costume, 1944.
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Hannah Szenes in a Hungarian army uniform as a Purim costume, 1944.

Hannah Szenes in Uniform, 1944

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Hannah Szenes in a Hungarian army uniform as a Purim costume, 1944.
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Hannah Szenes in a Hungarian army uniform as a Purim costume, 1944.

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Ruth Gruber, 2015

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Journalist and writer Ruth Gruber in New York City, August, 2015.
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Journalist and writer Ruth Gruber in New York City, August, 2015.
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Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's Last Performance

This Week in History: On May 30, 1868, actress Adah Isaacs Menken gave her last performance. Etta King describes Menken's career and her determination to live her life to the fullest, regardless of society's rules.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Zionism." (Viewed on May 27, 2016) <http://jwa.org/topics/zionism>.

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