Ray Frank Litman

Journalist Ray Frank made her name as a "latter-day Rebecca." She was the first Jewish woman to preach from the pulpit in America and was known for her ability to bring feuding Jewish religious factions together. This photograph was taken in 1923.

Institution: American Jewish Historical Society

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Ray Frank Litman." (Viewed on October 1, 2023) <https://jwa.org/media/ray-frank-litman>.


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