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Funeral for Unification Church founder Sun Myung Moon in Korea
Honor guards line the isle in a hall where an estimated 30,000 members of the Unification Church from countries around the world pay their respects to the church's founder Rev. Sun Myung Moon at a funeral service in the CheongShim Peace World Center in Gapyeong, South Korea on September 15, 2012. Moon passed away due to complications from pneumonia at his religious town northeast of Seoul on Monday at the age of 92. UPI/Thomas Michael Corcoran
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A. Hall and Sons Terra Cotta was founded in 1846 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey due to Perth Amboy's rich supplies of clay. It was one of the first successful terra cotta plants in the United States. Originally, the manufactory produced porcelain and household wares but transitioned to terra cotta items as time progressed. The company, always located at 59 Buckingham Avenue, changed its name to the Perth Amboy Terra Cotta Company and then to Atlantic Terra Cotta which, as the preeminent terra cotta producer in the United States, went on to produce in its kilns the terra cotta for such notable buildings as the United States Supreme Court, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Woolworth Building.

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