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People of Power

As conceived of by Herbert Vetter, this series honors nineteen women and men “whose lives can inspire us to become who we are,” including Marian Anderson, Robert Frost, Rachel Carson, Duke Ellington, Marilyn Monroe, Eleanor Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln and Tim Berners-Lee.


Notable in UU History
Frederic Henry Hedge

Frederic Henry Hedge (1805-1890)

By Howard N. Brown Dr. Hedge was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, December 12, 1805. In 1818 ... Read More
Lilian Steichen Sandburg

Lilian Steichen Sandburg: Woman of a Million Names, 1883-1977

"To My Wife and Pal, Lilian Steichen Sandburg‚" was the dedication line in Carl Sandburg's first ... Read More
Octavius Brooks Frothingham

Notable American Unitarians: Religion – Octavius Brooks Frothingham

Octavius Brooks Frothingham, 1822-1895 Upon graduating from Harvard College and Divinity School, this son of the ... Read More
Jeanne Chall

Jeanne Chall

Jeanne Sternlicht Chall was a psychologist, a leading expert in reading research and instruction for over ... Read More