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|1847. 22 Feb
||Birth of Thornton Chase, designated the first American Bahá'í, in Springfield, Massachusetts.
||Springfield; Massachusetts; United States
||Thornton Chase; Births and deaths
|1863. 18 Apr
||Birth of William Henry (Harry) Randall, Disciple of ‘Abdu'l-Bahá, in Boston.
||Boston; Massachusetts; United States
||William Randall; Disciples of Abdul-Baha; Births and deaths
||Mrs Kate C. Ives of Orleans, Cape Cod, Massachusetts becomes a Bahá'í, making her the first woman born in the United States to accept the Bahá'í Faith. [BFA1:37]
||Orleans; Cape Cod; Massachusetts; USA
|1912 23 May
||The Bahá'ís of Cambridge, Massachusetts, celebrate `Abdu'l-Bahá's birthday with a cake bearing 68 candles. `Abdu'l-Bahá addresses the group on the importance of the Báb at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Francis W. Breed,
367 Harvard Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts. [239D:72; AB199, PUP138]
||Abdul-Baha, Travels of; Bab, Life of; Francis Breed
|1912 23 Aug
||`Abdu'l-Bahá arrives in Malden, Massachusetts, for a week-long stay, making trips to Boston and Cambridge. [239D:131; AB251–2]
||Malden; Massachusetts; Boston; Cambridge
||Abdu'l-Baha's second Western tour
|1920 24 May
||Charles Greenleaf, Disciple of `Abdu'l-Bahá, passes away at the home of William Harry Randall in Boston. [SBR105]
- For details of his life see SBR97-105.
- For his obituary see SW11, 19:321-2.
|Boston; Massachusetts; United States
||Charles Greenleaf; Disciples of Abdul-Baha; William Harry Randall; In Memoriam
|1921 5-6 Dec
||The second Convention for Amity between the White and Coloured Races is held in Springfield, Massachusetts. [BW2:282; SBR92]
- Over a thousand people attend. [SW13, 3:51]
- For a report of the convention see SW13, 3:51-5, 601.
- For a photograph see SW13, 3:50.
||Convention for Amity between the White and Coloured Races
from the main catalogue
- `Abdu'l-Bahá's Address at Clark University, by Abdu'l-Bahá (1912). Impromptu remarks on the topic of science and education. [about]