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March 15, 2017 - Notes on Rev. D.B. Clayton

Daniel Bragg Clayton was born on April 18, 1817 in what is now Woodruff, SC.  He died November 12, 1906 after having suffered a heart attack in Greenville, NC. He grew up in a Baptist household, converting to Universalist after reading

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- Notes on Rev. Roger Bosworth

Roger Dewey Bosworth was born in Moville, Iowa, November 25 1912.  He died in Cherokee, Iowa on Feb 14, 1959 after a brief illness. Bosworth received a BA degree from Morningside College, Sioux City in 1935. On August 14, 1940, the

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January 1, 2017 - Industrial Home

<work in progress> to describe the Industrial home. Download article as PDF

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October 30, 2016 - Sermon – When We Disagreed

Sermon presented by Lay Worship Associate – Jay Kiskel Oct 30, 2016 at Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Sandy Springs, Georgia Note: Readings are at the end of the sermon Sermon With whom do we covenant? To whom do we extend our

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August 6, 2016 - Notes on Ralph E. Conner

Ralph E. Conner (1869 – 1922) Birth: 1869 New Hampshire, USA Death: 1922 Ralph was the son of William R Conner and Juliette Pease. He was married to Blanche Peabody. Family links Spouse: Blanche Peabody Curtis (1870 – 1927)* Children: Roger

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- Notes On Alexander Thomas Bowser

Rev. Bowser at Hyde Park Unitarian Church 1916 – 1927 The Hyde Park Unitarian Church (The First Unitarian Society of Hyde Park, the Church of the Christian Fraternity) was organized June 3, 1868. The meeting house was dedicated February 18, 1875.

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August 4, 2016 - Rev. Glenn O. Canfield

Short Bio of Rev. Glenn Owen Canfield The information below is from the May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society in Syracuse, New York. Rev. Glenn Owen Canfield ministry at May Memorial: 1946-1952 Rev. Canfield was our seventh minister. He was born in

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February 3, 2016 - Rev. Paul Tyner

Archivist Note: The following is a Unity Editor’s comment/foreword in an February 1904 article entitled Soul and Body.  The source hyperlink will direct a user to this editorial comment and the full Body and Soul article.  Rev. Paul Tyner was

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December 14, 2015 - The Paradox of Theodore Parker: Transcendentalist, Abolitionist and White Supremacist

THE PARADOX OF THEODORE PARKER: TRANSCENDENTALIST, ABOLITIONIST, AND WHITE SUPREMACIST. by  JIM KELLEY A Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University 2015

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April 1, 2015 - Sermon – Early UU History in Atlanta

Sermon presented by Lay Worship Associate – Jay Kiskel March 22, 2105 at Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Sandy Springs, Georgia Note: Readings are at the end of the sermon Sermon Our readings today were selected to help us appreciate just

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