As Baha’is in Australia celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Baha’i Faith in Australia, in this special online presentation, we are fortunate to have Mariette Leong, daughter of Hand of the Cause of God Collis Featherstone, shares her personal memories of Clara Dunn (often referred to as ‘Mother Dunn’), who together with her husband Hyde Dunn, were the first Baha’is to come to Australia in 1920.
Special thanks to Mariette and Ho-San Leong, and to all those involved in helping to make this happen.
You can also watch this interview with Mariette Leong about Clara and Hyde Dunn given with the Wilmette Institute: “Recollections of the Hands of the Cause of God Clara Dunn and Henry Hyde Dunn” | Mariette Leong
You may also enjoy this presentation by Graham Hassall about Clara and Hyde Dunn: Clara and Hyde Dunn – A Presentation by Graham Hassall
You can also read more about Collis Featherstone in this article written by Mariette Leong: 25th Anniversary of the passing of Hand of the Cause of God Collis Featherstone
And learn more about the history of the Baha’i Faith in Australia here: Centenary of the Baha’i Faith in Australia