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Henry Ward Beecher's church members welcome him home from a lengthy trip to Europe

Welcome Home for Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, New York, November 17, 1863, artist's impression, detail
11/17/1863
Reverend Henry Ward Beecher had returned recently from a lengthy tour of Europe to his home pastorate at Brooklyn, New York's Plymouth Church. Despite very poor weather, a large gathering of church members greeted him at a celebration in the Sunday Schoolroom of the church in the evening. The following day he gave a public speech on his travels. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"Welcome Home," Frank Leslie's Illustrated,  December 5, 1863, p. 164.
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