Isabella Freedman — how it began

FALLS VILLAGE — “I’m offering this as a challenge to all history buffs,” Adam Sher told the audience. “we cannot find a picture of Isabella Freedman, anywhere. See you if can find one.” 

Sher is the general manager of the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, a 400-acre retreat in Falls Village. In the Tuesday, July 4, First Tuesday Summer Lecture Series presented by the Falls Village-Canaan Historical Society, Sher answered the question “Who Was Isabella Freedman Anyway?” 

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