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About John C. Pierpont
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pierpont John Pierpont (1785 - 1866), poet, born at Litchfield, Connecticut, was successively a teacher, lawyer, merchant, and lastly a Unitarian minister. His most famous poem is The Airs of Palestine. His social activism for temperance and abolition angered some of his parishioners.