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The Shalvi/Hyman Encyclopedia of Jewish Women

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Jimmy Wilkinson Meyer

Jimmy Wilkinson Meyer is an independent historian and editor who teaches at The College of Wooster in Ohio. She earned a Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University, working in the area of women’s history and the history of reproductive policy. Her publications include Any Friend of the Movement: Networking for Birth Control 1920–1940 and U.S. Aging Policy Interest Groups, co-edited with the late David D. Van Tassel. She was an associate editor and contributor for the revised edition of the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History and the Dictionary of Cleveland Biography, both edited by D. Van Tassel and John J. Grabowski.

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Marie Pichel Levinson Warner

Born in 1895 in Ohio, doctor Marie Pichel Warner worked for the birth control movement in the United States.

Bertha Beitman Herzog

Bertha Beitman Herzog was an active participant in local and national women’s associations in Cleveland, Ohio. From 1928 to 1930, Herzog served as the first woman president of the Jewish Welfare Federation (later the Jewish Community Federation) in Cleveland, and she received the Charles Eisenmann Award for outstanding community service in 1941.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Jimmy Wilkinson Meyer." (Viewed on June 30, 2022) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/meyer-jimmy>.

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