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Konnilyn G. Feig

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Selma (Wolf) Black, born in 1916, grew up on Munjoy Hill and graduated from Portland High School in 1932. She earned her law degree in 1937 and subsequently opened her own law firm. She was very active in the Portland community and took on leadership roles in both Jewish and non-Jewish organizations. She helped create the Refugee Program.

She and her husband, Louis have two children, Scott and Barbara.

She was interviewed September 30, 1976 at the Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences, University of Maine, Portland.

Publication Date

9-1-1976

Publisher

Portland, Maine : The Jewish Federation of Southern Maine, 1977

City

Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

Subjects

Jews--Maine--Portland--History, Jews--Maine--Portland--Interviews, Jews--United States--20th century, Biographies

Keywords

audio, interviews, Jewish history, Portland Jewry

Disciplines

Jewish Studies | Oral History | United States History

Duration of Audio File

1:46:41

Identifier

PPL_JOHP/04

Format of Original

audiocassettes

Language

English

Mrs. Louis (Selma) Black

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