Author:Wilbur Fisk Crafts
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|A clergyman, born in Fryeburg, Maine, 12 January, 1850. He was graduated at Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, in 1869, and at the school of theology of Boston University in 1872. He joined the New England conference of the Methodist Episcopal church in 1870, and preached while prosecuting his theological studies at Nahant and Stoneham, Massachusetts. In 1872 he was stationed at Haverhill, and subsequently at Dover, New Hampshire, New Bedford, Massachusetts, Chicago, Illinois, and other places. He traveled in Europe and Palestine, and, having united with the Congregational church, was, after his return, pastor of a church in Brooklyn, New York, until 1883.|
- Through the Eye to the Heart (New York, 1873: revised ed., 1878);
- Childhood, the Text-Book of the Age for Parents, Pastors, and Teachers (Boston, 1875)
- The Ideal Sunday-School (Boston, 1876)
- Rescue of Child-Soul (1880)
- Successful Men of Today (1883)
- The Sabbath for Man (1885)
- Pocket Lesson Notes (1886)
- "The Limits of 'Christian Sociology'", letter to the editor in The Journal of American Sociology Vol. 1, No. 4 (Jan., 1896), pp. 509-511
Works about Crafts
- "Dr. Wilbur F. Crafts Crusader, Dies at 73" obituary in The New York Times, (December 28, 1922)
|Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.
The author died in 1922, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.