January 25, 2012

1935: A group of Baha'is in Vienna, Austria with Martha Root

A group of Baha'is in Vienna, Austria with travel teacher Martha Root (seated, second from left), 1935

January 21, 2012

1934: Geyserville Baha'i Summer School, California, USA

One of the groups photographed at the Baha'i Summer School for the Western States, Geyserville, California, USA, 1934.

January 20, 2012

1934: Three lecturers at the Esslingen Summer School in Germany

Three lecturers at the Esslingen Summer School in Germany, 1934: left to right, Dr. Adelbert Muhlschlegal, Dr. Hermann Grossmann and Dr. Eugen Schmidt.

January 18, 2012

1934: Visitors attending the Esslingen Summer School in Germany

Visitors attending the Esslingen Summer School in Germany: Representing America, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Jugoslavia, Persia, Austria, and Holland. From left to right, standing: Charles Bishop, M. Morched Zade, Thomas Collins, Max Greeven, Frau Epple, Herr Franz Pollinger; sitting: Mrs. Charles Bishop, Marion Jack, Louise Gregory, Max Greeven, and Ludmilla Bechtold, 1934.

January 10, 2012

1933: Twenty-fifth Annual Convention of the Baha'i of the United States and Canada

Some of the delegates and friends assembled for the Twenty-fifth Annual Convention of the Baha'i of the United States and Canada , held June 1-4, 1933, in the Foundation Hall of the Baha'i Temple near Chicago, during its constrction.

January 8, 2012

1933: Keith Ransom-Kehler and her Persian Baha'i students

Keith Ransom-Kehler(center holding the symbol of the Greatest Name) and her Persian Baha'i class in character training, 1933.

January 4, 2012

1930: Martha Root with some Baha'i friends at Karaj near Tihran

Persian Baha'is near the town of Karaj (near Tihran) provide a warm reception for visiting travel treacher Martha Root in 1930.