In partnership with the Maine Memory Network Maine Memory Network

Eliot Baha'i Archives

'Abdu'l-Baha with friends, Eliot, 1912

Contributed by Eliot Baha'i Archives
MMN Item 6171 Item Details
'Abdu'l-Baha with friends, Eliot, 1912
MMN Item 6171 Zoom

Description

At the age of 68 and newly released from nearly a lifetime of imprisonment, 'Abdu'l-Baha, seated at right with white turban, visited Sarah Farmer from August 16-23, 1912 in Eliot. People came to see him from Eliot as well as Boston, New York and Washington.

'Abdu'l-Baha was the son of the founder of the Baha'i Faith, Baha'u'llah. He traveled across Europe and the United States during 1911 and 1912.

View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.