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To Materialize Thought Annie Besant Lecture 30 Nov 1891.pdf
Newspaper clipping describing a lecture Besant gave in Chickering Hall, NY, on Nov. 29, 1891 in which she discusses the three natures of mankind and the materialization of thought through hypnotism.

NYT - New Messiah Rising, Theosophists Say - September 05, 1913.pdf
Newspaper article from the New York Times describing the beginning of the annual convention in Chicago. It focuses on questions regarding the coming Christ and who it would be. It also talks about the coming sub-race of the 5th root-race and how it…

NYT 8-3-1909 Christ Coming Soon Says Mrs Besant.pdf
New York Times article describing a talk given by Annie Besant where she answered questions about Theosophical doctrine including a discussion on the coming Christ, the potential gender of the Christ, and aspects of root races.

J. D. Rockefeller to be an angel, The Kingston Daily Freeman, Number 279, 12 September 1907, pg 2.pdf
Newspaper clipping in which Annie Besant says that although J.D. Rockefeller has been evil and exploitative in his life, he nevertheless has a sound mine and after death his mind will realize the errors of his way and he will abandon all his evil and…

Souls Go Visiting, Rockland County Times, NY, Number 36, 25 June 1904, pg 3.pdf
Summarizes a lecture C.W. Leadbeater gave in New York City about the origins of dreams, based on astral travel and/or the mind reviewing days events. Uses the rhetoric of science, claiming it is a science of dreams.

http://www.johnlcrow.com/archive/files/original/8a92e66d343315a574f7ea61fb98b697.pdf
A neutrally written essay describing the history and theology of theosophy and the Theosophical Society. Written by prominent African American author Josephine Silone Yates. Published under one of her pseudonyms, R. K. Potter.

http://www.johnlcrow.com/archive/files/original/d2f9e7b7a11103345147748684996373.pdf
Nevada State Journal essay describing the content of Fritz Kunz's lecture on "psychic wireless" which he claims will eventually develop in the minds of all humanity. This was broadcast on a Reno, Nevada radio station on September 11, 1922.

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