Monthly Archives: September 2011

#29 100 Years Ago – ‘Abdu’l-Bahá leaves Thonon for London, Sept. 2, 1911

#29   ‘Abdu’l-Bahá leaves Thonon, on Lake Geneva, Switzerland for London, September 2, 1911.   Some background information regarding 1)  Prominent Bahá’is visiting ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at Thonon, on Lake Geneva in late August,1911, before ‘Abdu’l-Bahá leaves for London, probably September 2, 1911. (He arrives in … Continue reading

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#28 – 100 Years Ago, Friends join ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at Thonon, on Lake Geneva —-

August 27, 1911, Thonon, on Lake Geneva: Juliet Thompson writes of her coming to the Hotel du Parc and found to her delight that Laura Dreyfus-Barney and her husband, Hippolyte Dreyfus-Barney, were already there. She wrote that she had seen … Continue reading

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#27 – August 27, 1911, Thonon, on Lake Geneva

#27 – August 27, 1911, Thonon, on Lake Geneva: Juliet Thompson writes of her coming to the Hotel du Parc and found to her delight that Laura Dreyfus-Barney and her husband, Hippolyte Dreyfus-Barney, were already there. Juliet Thompson wrote that … Continue reading

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#26 – ‘Abdu’l-Bahá leaves Egypt for Europe

Shoghi Effendi writes that ‘Abd’u’l-Bahá following a nearly year-long residence in Egypt in order to help restore His health and enable Him to continue His journey to the West, on August 11, 1911, sailed with a party of four, on … Continue reading

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