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March 9

Samuel Kirkland Lothrop

1854 – American Unitarian Association president Samuel Kirkland Lothrop addressed a gathering at AUA headquarters about the advantages of planned book publishing, thereby setting in motion the precursor of Beacon Press. Read about the history of Beacon Press in a biography of publisher Melvin Arnold.

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Ashley Montagu

Montagu, Ashley (1905-1999)

Ashley Montagu, born Israel Ehrenberg in East London in 1905, was one of those rare men ... Read More
Joseph S. Clark. Courtesy of the Harvard University Archives

Clark, Joseph S. (1901-1990)

Biographical Introduction Joseph S. Clark, Jr. was a lifelong member of the Unitarian Society of Germantown ... Read More

Alexander, Elizabeth (1962-)

"What I love most about composing is the contact it gives me with so many thoughtful ... Read More
Julian Bond

Bond, Julian (1940-2015)

Horace Julian Bond was born in January 1940 in Nashville, Tennessee. His father, Dr. Horace Mann ... Read More