September 25, 2010

1920 -- Baha'is of Alexandria with Shoghi Effendi

Baha'is of Alexandria, Egypt with Shoghi Effendi in 1920, prior to his departure for Europe. Shoghi Effendi's father, Mirza Hadi Shirazi is seated center holding a picture of 'Abdu'l-Baha.

September 22, 2010

1927 -- Baha'is of Tashkand, Turkistan

Baha'is of Tashkand, Turkistan (of former Soviet Union), in Central Asia, circa 1927

September 19, 2010

1926 -- Baha'is of New Jersey commemorate the Unity Feast given by 'Abdu'l-Baha in 1912

June 1926, Baha'i  Feast in New Jersey, commemorating the Unity Feast given by 'Abdu'l-Baha in the pines at West Inglewood, New Jersey in June of 1912

September 11, 2010

circa 1929 -- Young Montreal Baha'is

Montreal Young People's Baha'i group, circa 1929
Front row, left to right: Henry Burgson, Mary Maxwell, Glen Wade, unknown. Middle row, left to right: Ruth Lee, Rosemary Sala, Alberta Simms, Else Lohse, Bahiyyih Lindstrom, Dorothy Wade. Back row, left to right: Eddie Elliot, Walter Lohse, Emeric Sala, Norman MacGregor, Thomas Lee, and Edward Lindstrom

September 10, 2010

September 6, 2010

1920 -- Berkeley California: The first Japanese Baha'i

Mr. Kanichi Yamamoto, the first Japanese Baha'i, with four of his sons.
The three oldest boys were given Persian names by 'Abdu'l-Baha.

September 4, 2010

September 3, 2010

1926 -- Baha'is in San Francisco, USA

Delegates and friends attending the Eighteenth Annual Convention of the
Baha'is of the United States and Canada at San Francisco, May 1926