October 26, 2011

1925: Baha'is of Santa Paula, California, with Jinab-i-Fadil and his family

Baha'is of Santa Paula, California with Jinab-i-Fadil and his family, 1925. Jinab-i-Fadil is shown in the center with his wife and son directly in front of him.

October 24, 2011

Fifteen Baha'i students at American university of Beirut who went on pilgrimage in 1926

Fifteen of this group of Baha'i sudents at American University of Beirut made a pilgrimage to Haifa in 1926 during their vacation, visiting Mount Carmel and other sacred and historic sites. They also visited Shoghi Effendi, the Guardian of the Baha'i faith.

October 22, 2011

1926: Members of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of the United States and Canada and guests

Members of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of the United States and Canada and guests. From left to right, standing: Roy Wilhelm, Allen B. McDaniel, Horace Holey, Dr. Ali Kuli Khan, Mrs. Wilhelm, Siegfried Schopflocker. Seated: Hamedeh Khan, Florence Morton, Mrs. Collins and Mrs. Kehler.

October 21, 2011

Some local and visiting Baha'is in Haifa, 1926

Some local and visiting Baha'is in Haifa, 1926. From left to right: A Persian Baha'i who had lived in China for many years, Soheil Effendi, Jean Bolles from Montreal, a brother of Shoghi Effendi, a persian student at the American University at Beirut, Emogene Hoagg from San Francisco, another Persian student, Miza Mahmud who traveled with 'Abdu'l-Baha in America, and seated, Effie Baker from Melbourne, Australia.

October 20, 2011

A Baha'i character-building class in Baku, Russia, 1926


A Baha'i "character building" class in Baku, Russia, 1926. This very interesting picture shows a group of Baha'i children receiving instructions in the principles of character training.