Highlights from our collections and exhibits, staff blogs, and insights on the history of the Christian Science movement.
A look at events surrounding the publication of Mary Baker Eddy’s landmark book on Christian healing.
Representative of the hopefulness and enthusiasm that characterized many of the pre-World War I peace movements in America, this item is displayed on the wall on the second floor by our Press Gallery exhibit.
Mary Baker Eddy displayed a small replica of the Liberty Bell in her home. Where did it come from, and why was it important to her?
This month’s objects—Mary Baker Eddy’s calling cards and business cards—played a small role in helping to open doors so she could open minds.
The story behind the photo of Adam Dickey with Spike the squirrel.
Read about the history of this magnificent instrument.
Read the story behind one of the most dramatic paintings that Mary Baker Eddy owned.
The 1982 film Missing shares the true story of the disappearance of Charles Horman in Chile. Horman was a freelance journalist, whose writing credits include The Christian Science Monitor, and who was raised in Christian Science.
Learn more about how Calvin Frye’s love for technology and how he used his camera in Mary Baker Eddy’s household.
Hand tinted photograph of Pleasant View, home and gardens, post-1895 (P06829). Courtesy of The Mary Baker Eddy Library When Mary Baker Eddy was living at a house on North State Street in Concord, New Hampshire, she discovered what would become her home for the next 16...
Read the history of a treasured green space in the shadow of The Mother Church.
Find out what church photos and a case of salmon have in common.
Learn about the development of Christian Science in Brazil.
See the largest group of Eddy’s students to sit for a single photograph.
Explore the creative genius of photojournalist Gordon Converse.