From the Collections
Stories and behind-the-scenes information on the rich holdings of our Library archives.
See what impact the early Christian Science movement made within the African American community.
Meet the people who wrote to Mary Baker Eddy—by taking a look at their stationery.
Read about a miniature edition of the Christian Science textbook, designed for soldiers.
Learn the story behind this celebrated painting of Mary Baker Eddy’s birthplace.
Read how she looked for a receptive audience in a new setting.
Read about the challenges and triumphs of a WWII reporter on the ground in the Pacific Theater.
Check out the story behind some printing plates from the paper’s first edition.
See how this project helped revitalize The Mother Church and the City of Boston.
Read about three documents from our archive that shed light on the social history of Mary Baker Eddy’s time.
Read the history of a treasured green space in the shadow of The Mother Church.
Read about a victory over false news reporting in 1907.
Learn how much a photo could mean to someone in the nineteenth century.
Read about Eddy’s lifelong love of this long form poem.
Read about early efforts to organize the Christian Science movement.
See archival photographs sparking memories from 1990.