May 1912: In Chicago and at Temple Site

'Abdu'l-Baha speaking at Plymouth Congregational Church, Chicago, May 5, 1912




'Abdu'l-Baha addresses the Baha'is gathered at the Temple site, Wilmette, May 1, 1912




'Abdu'l-Baha at dedication of Temple site in Wilmette, Illinois, 1912






Addressing friends at ceremonies on occasion of laying the foundation stone of
the Mother Temple of the West, May 1, 1912




'Abdu'l-Baha addressing the friends





Breaking the ground at the Temple site, each race and nation taking a turn

A souvenir of some soil from the excavation at the Temple site

A souvenir of some soil from the excavation at the Temple site