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This Week in History: A fact for September

Judith Rosenbaum on the 1893 Jewish Women's Congress Thumbnail

Unprecedented Jewish Women's Congress meets in Chicago

September 4, 1893

"Women elbowed, trod on each others toes" to hear the speakers at the first-ever Jewish Women's Congress that met in Chicago.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for September." (Viewed on January 20, 2018) <https://jwa.org/thisweek/sep/random>.

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