May 14, 2010

Circa 1915-1918: Martha Root & Burmese Baha'is


Martha Root (left) and Julia Goldman (right), circa 1918

May 1915, Burma
Martha Root (standing, center), the first caucasian Baha'i woman to visit Burmese Baha'is. Siyyid Mustafa Rumi, the Baha'i teacher in Burma is standing to the left of Martha Root.