Tammy A. Hepps

Overlooked Women at the Homestead Hebrew Congregation

As seen through the eyes of a 21st-century descendent

Since I’m the moderator, I’ll take the liberty of asking the first question,” said Betty Arenth, senior vice president of the Heinz History Center, at the conclusion of my lecture about the Jews in the former steel center of Homestead, Pennsylvania. I was eager to hear how she regarded the research I had undertaken at her archive.

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  • israelp

    Well done!