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The Free Religious Association

The Free Religious Association was the main focus of Parker Pillsbury’s life as a lecturer and organizer after the Civil War. The final chapter of Pillsbury’s biography, “The Postbellum Quest for the Millennium,” notes that: In 1870…the American Anti-Slavery Society … Continue reading

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The Signature of Parker Pillsbury

This recent blog post by Marc Demarest showed the title page of a copy of Gilbert Vale’s 1869 Astronomy and Worship of the Ancients with an 1885 signature from Parker Pillsbury (1809-1898). This reminded me of having seen the same … Continue reading

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