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0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Rev. Dr. Christopher Newman Hall, ca. 1860's, col. Rev. Dr. Christopher Newman Hall LLB (May 22, 1816 - February 18, 1902), born at Maidstone and known in later life as a 'Dissenter's Bishop', was one of the most celebrated nineteenth century English Nonconformist divines. He was active in social causes; supporting Abraham Lincoln and abolition of slavery during the American Civil War, the Chartist cause, and arranging for influential Nonconformists to meet Gladstone. Come to Jesus, first published in 1848 also contributed to his becoming a household name throughout Britain, the USA and further afield
Subject Terms: England Church of England Clergy
Studio: Elliott & Fry
People:Hall, Christopher Newman (1816-1902)
"Rev. Dr. Christopher Newman Hall, England, Ca. 1860's" (1860). 0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection. 412.