Sophia Berger Mohl

Prename: Sophia
Surname: Berger Mohl
Name of birth: Berger
Birthday: 1882
Place of birth: La Crosse, WI
Date of death: 06/22/1958
Place of death: Haifa
Married to: Emanuel N. Mohl
Profession husband: Real estate agent
Education: 1899-1903 University of Chicago
Career: Social worker; 1917–18 treasurer of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization, in New York, fundraiser, American Zionist Medical Unit for Palestine; 1918 emigrates to Palestine; 1941 returns to the United States, social worker, executive of the Young Women’s Hebrew Association (YWHA)
Memberships: American Association of University Women (AAUW); 1932 founder of the Palestine Association of University Women
Biographical literature: Obituary, *New York Times*, July 2, 1958: 29; Jacob Rader Marcus (ed.), *The Concise Dictionary of American Jewish Biography*, vol. 2 (Brooklyn, N.Y.: Carlson, 1994), 444
Major works: “History of the Israel (Palestine) Association of University Women” (typescript, 1950, IFUW Archives)