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October 24

Harm Jan Huidekoper

1844 – Divinity Hall at Meadville Theological School in Meadville, Pennsylvania, was dedicated on this date. It was the gift of Harm Jan Huidekoper whose goal was to establish outside Boston a school for the preparation of Unitarian ministers. Read about Meadville Theological School in a biography of Frederic Huidekoper, son of Harm Jan Huidekoper.

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