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  • Two Faces of the American Camp Meeting

    Two Faces of the American Camp Meeting

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    The American camp meetings of the 1890s through the 1950s were good fits into the hard-scrabble life of that era. Many areas lacked traditional churches and there were few other diversions. John Davis was one such evangelist; he called his meetings, campaigns! For those who wanted spiritual experiences, it was Davis who provided them using…

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Daniel Hennelly
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We know how “cookie cutter” stadiums complicated the marriage of baseball and football in the mid-20th century. Here’s the rest of the story.

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