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The American Sunday School Union holds its third national convention in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1860, zoomable image
02/22/1859 to 02/24/1859
The American Sunday School Union, founded on May 24, 1824, had held its first national convention in New York City in October, 1832. This Philadelphia gathering of Sunday School teachers from all over the country was the second held in that city, the group having met there in May, 1833. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
The Encyclopedia Americana, Volume XXVI (New York: The Encylopedia Americana Corporation, 1920), 35.
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1860 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1860), 387.

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