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Green Acre, class under the pines, ca. 1900

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Green Acre, class under the pines, ca. 1900

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The Green Acre Inn hosted classes for its guests, often featuring religious and spiritual leaders from around the world lecturing "under the pines" in Eliot in the late 1800s early 1900s.

W.E.B. DuBois, the founder of the N.A.A.C.P. was one such individual, as well as Swami Vivekananda, Edward Everett Hale, Anagarika H. Dharmapala, Ralph Waldo Trine, Helen Campbell, Booker T. Washington and historian John Fiske, as well as many other notables.

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  • Title: Green Acre, class under the pines, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Eliot
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 25T
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Eliot Baha'i Archives
657 Goodwin Rd., Eliot, ME 03903
(207) 439-9411

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