From the Collections
Stories and behind-the-scenes information on the rich holdings of our Library archives.
Explore the creative genius of photojournalist Gordon Converse.
Find out what people she chose to include.
Discover this collectible object commemorating Christian Science.
Find out how a message on a flyleaf can give new insight to the researcher.
Read how a church took shape to nurture the city she called home.
This student of Mary Baker Eddy achieved good despite his checkered past.
Learn why several selections meant so much to her.
Find out how young people contributed to the construction of The Mother Church.
Read how an early missionary activity developed to serve New York’s seagoing community.
This painting hangs as a symbol of New Hampshire’s regard for a native daughter.
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.