1877 - - - 1951Lloyd Cassel Douglas, minister and author, was born on this site, August 27, 1877. His father A. J. Douglas, was pastor of Grace Lutheran Church at that time. Lloyd Douglas became a minister and served a number of Lutheran and Congregational churches. To reach the unchurched, Dr. Douglas wrote novels with an ethical, spiritual, or Biblical history theme. Best known are Magnificent Obsession, The Robe, and The Big Fisherman. Douglas died February 18, 1951, in California.
|Placed By||Donated to the Whitley County Historical Society by Albion Production Credit Association|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 12:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 626867 N 4558050|
|Decimal Degrees||41.16386667, -85.48776667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 9.832', W 85° 29.266'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 9' 49.92" N, 85° 29' 15.96" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-499 N Main St, Columbia City IN 46725, US|
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