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April 20

The Christian Register

1821 – The first issue of the Unitarian periodical The Christian Register was published. It was edited by David Reed and supported by leading Unitarians of Boston and New England, who provided funding and prestige. Read a biography of David Reed, founder of The Christian Register.

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David Park

Park, David (1911-1960)

David Park was a rebel against his inherited faith. After years of struggle to express himself ... Read More
Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

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Curtis Reese

Reese, Curtis W. (1887-1961)

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Lilian Steichen Sandburg

Sandburg, Lillian Steichen (1883-1977)

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