From the Collections
Stories and behind-the-scenes information on the rich holdings of our Library archives.
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.
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...
Selected letters by Mary Baker Eddy from the Library’s collection are available for purchase. They shed light on Mary Baker Eddy’s own spiritual growth, her loving care and counsel to students, as well as on her spiritual insights and healing ideas.Advice to Healers,...
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.