• This Day in Unitarian Universalist History January 28
    by Frank Schulman on January 28, 2021 at 2:03 pm

    1944 – Emily Taft Douglas, U.S. Congress Representative from Illinois and Moderator of the American Unitarian Association, died at the age of 104. She wrote several books, including a biography of Margaret Sanger. Her father was the sculptor, Loredo Taft. Read more about Emily Taft Douglas at: www.HarvardSquareLibrary.org - the digital library of Unitarian Universalism.The post January 28 first appeared on Harvard Square Library.

 

 

 

 

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