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5000 Zionists gather at the Aragon Ballroom, 1941, Chicago
Happy Birthday Israel.
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5000 Zionists gather at the Aragon Ballroom, 1941, Chicago

Happy Birthday Israel.

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A young Golda Meir (Meyerson), first female Prime Minister of Israel, posing as the Statue of Liberty, c.1918, around the time that she lived in Chicago at 1306 S Lawndale. Originally from Milwaukee, Meir lived here for a short while before moving to Palestine to live on a kibbutz. The rest is history…