Henrietta Szold Resource pack
Henrietta Szold led an amazingly rich life. She established a night school, was the first woman to study at the Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS), and founded Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. In Israel she founded Youth Aliyah, a nursing school, and several hospitals.
Learn more about this remarkable women with primary sources from the NLI collections, a movie, and various teaching resources.
Who was Henrietta Szold?
Scholar, Zionist, pioneer, social activist – Henrietta Szold was all of these and much more! Read here to learn more!
The Henrietta Szold Quiz!
Learn about Henrietta Szold with an interactive online quiz.
Sir Harold MacMichael visits Hadassah University Hospital, date unknown
Children of Tehran welcomed to Israel, 1943
Funeral Procession of Henrietta Szold, February 14, 1945
Henrietta Szold speaks about Youth Aliyah (in English)