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Shulamith Z. Berger

Shulamith Z. Berger is the Curator of Special Collections at Yeshiva University. She has an M.S. from the School of Library Service at Columbia University and an M.S. in modern Jewish history from the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Yeshiva University. Among her articles are: “Tehines: Women and Prayer” and “Madison Avenue Comes to East Broadway: Advertising and the Jewish Immigrant Meet.”

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Shulamith Z. Berger." (Viewed on September 19, 2019) <https://qa.jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/berger-shulamith>.

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