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English-born American clergyman, newspaper writer, and pioneer Christian radio broadcaster of the 1920s and 1930s. By the time of his death in 1936, he was called "the foremost minister of Congregational faith" by the New York Times.


TLS – Typewritten Letter Signed, one page, 1930.  Written on Central Congregational Church, Brooklyn letterhead.  Reads:  Would you be willing to serve as one of the unit leaders for our general visitation of the church?  If so, we would like to have you present at a dinner of the leaders on Friday, January 31st, at 6 o’clock sharp (price $1), when the plan of visitation will be discussed before we adjourn for the Preparatory Service at 8 PM…


Cadman was an early advocate of ecumenism and an outspoken opponent of anti – Semitism and racial intolerance. By the time of his death in 1936, he was called the foremost minister of Congregational faith by the New York Times.

CADMAN, S. Parkes (1834-1936)

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