Stories Untold: Jewish Pioneer Women 1850-1920: The Art of Andrea Kalinowski
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Immigrant women's domestic labor, religious practices, and community service forged a new cultural mosaic in the North American West... Women's daily work transplanted cultures, built the West's farms and businesses, founded synagogues and churches, schools, and libraries.
Elizabeth Jameson,
University of Calgary

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Betty Spiegelberg
"To protect his wife, Levi's three brothers slept in an adjoining room with loaded guns to ward off any attempt to kidnap her. My brother-in-law forbade his wife even to look out of her bedroom window."


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An online exhibition from the Palace of the Governors / New Mexico History Museum, organized by TREX
Traveling Exhibitions Program, with generous support from the Dobkin Family Foundation.