Carrie Obendorfer Simon

Carrie Obendorfer Simon founded the Reform movement's National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods in 1913. Two years later, it had become the largest Jewish women's religious organization in the United States.

Institution: The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, OH, www.americanjewisharchives.org

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Carrie Obendorfer Simon." (Viewed on November 14, 2019) <https://qa.jwa.org/media/simon-carrie-still-image>.

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