Penina Moise

By Lee C. Harby

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1906

The author presents a brief biography of Jewish American writer and educator Penina Moise, of Charleston, SC. Moise was known for her poetry, as well as hymns (which some Reform congregations would continue to incorporate in their liturgies for many generations to come). The author also provides information about Charleston during its "Jewish golden age," including other notable members of the city's Congregation Beth Elohim.

Topic: Congregations and Synagogues, Art, Culture, Artistic Expression, Educators, Prayer, Biography, Women, Teachers, Synagogues and Congregations

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 7

Page Number(s): 17-31

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Charleston, South Carolina , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Harby, Lee C. Penina Moise. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1906: 17-31.


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