From the Collections
Stories and behind-the-scenes information on the rich holdings of our Library archives.
Learn about Eddy’s touching relationship with her youngest granddaughter.
This gold ornament opens a window on Mary Baker Eddy’s brother- and sister-in-law.
An insight into Mary Baker Eddy’s life as a young mother.
Explore a map of the mill city that nurtured the early Christian Science movement.
Check out the story behind colorized photos of Eddy’s cousin and his wife.
Read the history of a beautiful clock that struck the hours in Mary Baker Eddy’s home.
Go behind the scenes of an image taken over 150 years ago.
Explore the messages of an engraving that hung in Mary Baker Eddy’s home.
See what our collections reveal about Mary Baker Eddy’s address to a crowd of 12,000.
Discover what music and song meant to Mary Baker Eddy.
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.
Find out what church photos and a case of salmon have in common.
See the largest group of Eddy’s students to sit for a single photograph.
Explore the creative genius of photojournalist Gordon Converse.