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pdfForum Data and Apocrypha
Appendix of The Sherman Diaries, Vol. 2
The Forumites
compiled by Saskia Praamsma
pdfHow the Papers Came Through
Chapter 8 of Sherman Diaries, Vol. 2
The 1942 Petition
Presented to Dr. Sadler by 48 Forumites
pdfForum Days
from How I Found the Urantia Book
533 Diversey Parkway
compiled by Saskia Praamsma
pdfChildhood at the Forum
by Mark Kulieke (SGH, August 1993)
pdf"I Remember the Forum"
Early HIFTUB stories with pictures
pdf"Until We Meet Again"
Compiled by Saskia Praamsma
pdfPlan for the Urantia Book Revelation
by Carolyn B. Kendall 
Major Growth Steps in the Urantia Movement by Meredith Sprunger
How I Found the Urantia Book
Compiled by Saskia Praamsma
My Own HIFTUB Story
by Saskia Praamsma
The Split - A Blessing in Disguise
by Saskia Praamsma
What is the IUA?
Descriptions from two official sources
No Urantia Church - Not Yet!
by Saskia Praamsma
onlineA History of the Urantia Papers
by Larry Mullins
Open Letter to Larry Mullins
from Niann Emerson Chase (2003)


Three Histories
by Matthew Rapaport
pdfSeparate Publishing of Part IV
Is Harry McMullan breaking copyright laws?
pdfThe Jesus-A New Revelation Debate
Readers' pro and con viewpoints
A Box of Chocolates
by Phil Geiger
The Value of an Accurate History
by Saskia Praamsma
Harry J. Loose
Mysterious Forumite and Sherman mentor
Harold and Martha Sherman
and their relation to the Urantia work
Part One: Book Publishing
Sherman's 1942 suggestions for Dr. Sadler
Part Two: Organizations
Sherman's 1942 suggestions for Dr. Sadler
The ARA Messages (1941-42)
Sherman's TA communications
"Pipeline to God"—Chapter V of How To Know What to Believe by Harold Sherman
onlineRebuttal to "Pipeline to God"
Clyde Bedell's lengthy response
onlineResponse, "Pipeline"/HTKWTB
Meredith Sprunger's comments 
Editor's Note for Sherman Diaries
Saskia Praamsma
The Sherman Diaries
Editors, Saskia Praamsma, Matthew Block
pdf Letter from Ingo Swann
Friend of the Shermans shows appreciation
pdf Editorial, The Sherman Diaries
Review by Larry Mullins
Postscript to Urantia, The Great Cult Mystery Martin Gardner, 2008
Translation histories  
[English] The Italian Translation Project
[Italian] La Storia de Il Libro di Urantia
pdfJ.J. Benitez: J.J. The Baptist?
by Rosey Lieske and Olga Lopez
pdf Translations 2010
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Forum picnic circa 1934 [photo courtesy Ticky Harries]

Part One: FORUM DAYS Clyde Bedell
Ruth Renn
Julia Early Fenderson
Grace Kolze Walker
Wesley R. James
C. Barrie Bedell
"Ticky" Harries

Part Two: 1955-1969 Jacques Weiss
Meredith J. Sprunger
Gene Joyce
Bert Salyer
Gus Walstrom
Wally Ziglar
Ila & Loren Hall
Bill Bryan
Eldred Cocking
Polly Parke Friedman
Hal Kettell
Beverly Wold
James Irwin
Bill Hazzard
Virginia Lee Hallock
Dick Bain
Joel Rehnstrom
Stefan Tallqvist
Mary J. Michael
Tonia Baney
Jeff Keys
JoAnn Eichmann
Sara Blackstock
Patricia Bedell Martin
Pat Fearey
Doc Livingston
Gerdean O'Dell-Bowen
Larry Mullins
Dorothy Elder
Mo Siegel
Kermit Anderson
Chick Montgomery
Irving Townsend
Marilyn Hauck Green
Gary Hall
Pat McNelly
Will Sherwood
Susan Sarfaty
Thomas Orjala

Part Three: 1970-1973 Steven Hecht
Robert F. Bruyn
Larry Geis

David Bradley
Denver Pearson
Jerry McCollum

Philip Geiger
Bill Spang
Henry Begemann

Scott Brooks
Jim Downs
George Coutis

Marty Greenhut
John Roper
Thea Hardy
Ed Owen
Russ Gustafson
Bob Hunt
Phil Calabrese
Lyn Davis Lear
Denie Schach
Jamail McKinney
Stacey Harlan
Kelly Elstrott
Les Tibbals
Stephen Zendt
Lou Nicksic
Norman Ingram
Gerald Harrison
Cheryl Zents
Doug Parker
Duane Faw
Mark Freeman
James Woodward
Forrest Adkins
Peggy Johnson
Jim Harris
Michael Pitzel
Al Lockett
Gard Jameson
K. Brendi Poppel
Sonny Schneider
Tammy Horton
David Glass
Ardell Faul
Buck & Arlene Weimer
Don Tyler
Daniel Raphael
Claudia Ayers
Stella Religa
Emy Hoy
Glenn Bell
Angus Bowen
Martha Groh
Lee Armstrong
Jess Hansen
Janet Quinn Nilsen
Donna Oliver
Susan Hemmingsen
Kris Reineke
Larry Pawlitsky
Lynn Goodwin
Darlene Sheatz Criner
Michael Mann
Delores Dinsmore
Part Four: 1974-1976
Joy Brandt
Richard Omura
Byron Belitsos
Esther Wood
Sue Smith
Jane A. Roper
Mike Kubik
Michelle Klimesh
Roger Abdo
Terry Galvin
Sioux Harvey Oliva
Robert Burns
Mario Caoile
Ruth L. Steach
Lorrie Shapiro
Rosey Lieske
Jim Lee
J.J. Johnson
Joe Feller
Larry Watkins
Lawrence Whelan
Sheryl Bellman
Karen F. Daniels
Dolores Nice
Chrissy Palatucci Smith
Karen Jeppeson
Sharon Ziglar
Tommy Outerbridge
Julianne Clerget
Matthew Block
Jean Ascher
Betty Bright
Paula Sutton
Christos Konstas
Paula Thompson
Ron Faulk
Dave Tibbets
Fred Smith
Mary Ebben
Dennis Nicomede
David Robertson
Charlie Beyer

Part Six: 1977-1979
Charlotte Wellen
Jon Detoy
Nancy Brown
Saskia Praamsma
M. "Sek" Seklemian
Daniel Love Glazer
Dave Holt
Cathy Jones
Irwin Ginsburgh
David Weber
Donna Maria Hanna
Mark Greer
Paul Defourneaux
Daniel Megow
Kathleen Vinson
Paul Hall
Bruce Carriker
John Dupree
Lawrence Gwynn
Liz Engstrom Cratty
Brad Wortendyke
Joan Batson Mullins
Lamar Zabielski
Karen Pike
Kathryn Pike
Sandor Szabados
LuAnn Harney
Bruce White
Sharon Sadler
Craig Rohrsen
Tim & Kitty Traylor
Mike Rayl
Gregory McCormack
Steve Shinall

coming next
Part Seven: 1980-1989
Helen Markellos

Part Eight: 1990-2001
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