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Person/Organization: Farmer, Sarah Jane

Historical Items

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Item 6171

'Abdu'l-Bahá with friends, Eliot, 1912

Contributed by: Eliot Baha'i Archives Date: 1912 Location: Eliot Media: Photographic print

Item 6175

'Abdu'l-Baha, Green Acre, Eliot

Contributed by: Eliot Baha'i Archives Date: 1912 Location: Eliot; Haifa Media: Photographic print

Item 6202

Green Acre menu, Eliot, 1890

Contributed by: Eliot Baha'i Archives Date: 1890-08-15 Location: Eliot Media: Transparency

Online Exhibits

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The Advent of Green Acre, A Baha'i Center of Learning

The Green Acre Baha'i School began as Green Acre Conferences, established by Sarah Jane Farmer in Eliot. She later became part of the Baha'i Faith and hosted speakers and programs that promoted peace. In 1912, the leader of the Baha'i Faith, 'Abdu'l-Baha, visited Green Acre, where hundreds saw him speak.

Exhibit

People, Pets & Portraits

Informal family photos often include family pets -- but formal, studio portraits and paintings also often feature one person and one pet, in formal attire and pose.