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During the summer months Sarah Farmer's Green Acre school and the Monsalvat School for Comparative Study of Religions held meetings and talks under the tents on the Green Acre property at the turn of the 19th century in Eliot, Maine. A peace flag was designed and hoisted to proclaim the founder's vision for humanity. Sarah Farmer said, "In looking for an emblem we wanted something that would be a call to everybody--and we felt that the message that had been brought to the world by Prophet after Prophet was the message of Peace."
About This Item
- Title: Tent with Peace Flag flying, Eliot, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Location: Eliot, York County, ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Baha'i Faith--History
- Flags--Maine--Eliot--Green Acre
- Green Acre Baha'i School--History
- Monsalvat School for Comparative Study of Religions (Me.)
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657 Goodwin Rd., Eliot, ME 03903
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