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Bahá'í Chronicles

We simply want to provide direct access to the heroes and heroines who have recognized and served the Bahá’í Faith and mankind. Our hope in sharing these stories is to offer enlightenment, respect and a wholehearted appreciation for the Gift.

Roy C. Wilhelm Stories W

Roy C. Wilhelm

At that time the available Baha'i literature was slight, and copies of prayers and tablets were typewritten and distributed from friend to friend. One of the earliest efforts to make the sacred texts more

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Florence Maria Ullrich Kelley K Stories

Florence Maria Ullrich Kelley

She went to Monte Carlo, Monaco. Since she was so young—believed to be the youngest of these pioneers who are now called Knights of Baha’u’llah—she was sent with an older woman, Olivia Kelsey as

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Joan Browne Giddings G Stories

Joan Browne Giddings

Joan Giddings who is pioneering from England in Cardiff has a lovely enthusiastic, sincere spirit and is eager to form an Assembly in this difficult spot. Cardiff is one of the most important ports

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Hugh Carswell Adamson A Stories

Hugh Carswell Adamson

Hugh Carswell Adamson moved to Canada where he obtained a few masters degrees, one in business administration and the other in history and philosophy of comparative religion. His thesis titled ‘The Concept of Revelation

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Eric Manton M Stories

Eric Manton

On February 7, 1952, Mr. Manton, a widower (Jessie) along with his son Terry who was twelve years old were the first Bahá’ís to enter Mozambique, Africa. They were the first Bahá’ís to pioneer

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Amelia Collins C Stories

Amelia Collins

Having been brought up in a strict Lutheran household, she married a mining engineer named Thomas H. Collins and lived in Calumet, Michigan and later Bisbee Arizona. Thomas met great success in Bisbee by

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Theodore Russell Livingston L Stories

Theodore Russell Livingston

He had learned of the Faith years before when he was a student at Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas. There, his roommate, Bob McComb, invited him home for a visit. This was not a

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