Co-founded the New History Society and the Caravan of East and West in New York and expelled with Lewis and Julia.
One of Baha'u'llah's most famous tablets called the Tablet of Ishráqát (Splendours) was addressed to him.
In one of his tablets, Baha'u'llah bestowed upon him the title Ismu’lláhi’l-Júd (The Name of God, Bounty)
A prominent Baha’i who Shoghi Effendi appointed in 1951 a Hand of the Cause who, in 1960, declared himself to be the successor of Shoghi Effendi.
Julia Lynch Olin