Making History: Writing the Story of a Meeting

On March 14, 2010, Donne Hayden, the pastor of Cincinnati (Ohio) Meeting, stood before those gathered and pointed out that the following Tuesday marked the 195th anniversary of the establishment of the meeting. She noted that we did not have an up‐to‐date history and suggested that “if anyone is so inclined, five years might be long enough to research and write a thorough history of this meeting🔒

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Sabrina Darnowsky is a member of Cincinnati (Ohio) Meeting. She recently received a grant from the Friends Historical Society in London for her next project: a biography of Murray Shipley, a nineteenth-century Quaker minister and philanthropist. When not researching Friends history, she enjoys puttering in her garden.

Posted in: Features, November 2014: Books and Writing

One Response to Making History: Writing the Story of a Meeting

  1. Pfalztgraff-Carlson Family November 4, 2014 at 7:32 pm #

    City & State
    Cincinnati, Ohio

    What a labor of love! I look forward to reading it.


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