1. “Monolith marks old Eddy farm,” Union & Leader (Manchester, N.H.), 25 December 1918.
  2. “No celebration,” News-Journal (Mansfield, Ohio), 23 July 1921, 3; Christian Science Board of Directors to “All Christian Scientists,” circular letter,  7 July 1921, Subject File, The Christian Science Publishing Society – Trustees – Litigation – Circular letters and other mailings.
  3. “Will Scientists Honor Mary Baker Eddy Centennial by Pilgrimages?” Boston Post, 10 July 1921, 46; A. J. Philpott, “In Spite of Mary Baker Eddy’s disapproval, followers will celebrate 100th birthday,” The Boston Globe, 10 July 1921, 46; “At Birthplace of Mrs. Eddy Hundreds to Visit Old Home Today,” Boston Post, 16 July 1921, 9.
  4. “Eddy Centenary Observed at Bow,” The New York Times, 17 July 1921, 22; “Mrs. Eddy’s birthday not celebrated here,” Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), 17 July 1921, 19.
  5. Concord Patriot and Monitor, 22 July 1921.
  6. According to Clifford P. Smith, Dittemore was an advocate for “the Pyramids as prophesying all human events, and [was] also [interested] in the lost tribes of Israel, whom he contended had carried the Ark of the Covenant to Ireland ….” Clifford P. Smith, untitled reminiscence, Reminiscence, 83.
  7. Eddy, Christian Healing (Boston: The Christian Science Board of Directors), 11. A similar statement appears in an 1888 sermon by Eddy: “Our Ideals,” 15 July 1888, A10726B. An undated partial document by Calvin Frye and Eddy includes this: “A new old truth welling up from the Infinite is a miracle to the age but it should not [seem] like the great pyramid of Egypt, unintelligent, a miracle in stone!” A11689.
  8. https://www.marybakereddylibrary.org/research/did-eddy-have-a-pamphlet-about-the-great-pyramid/
  9. Eddy, No and Yes (Boston, The Christian Science Board of Directors), 13.
  10. “Birthplace of Mrs. Eddy is given to The Mother Church,” The Christian Science Monitor, 31 May 1927, 1.
  11. The Christian Science Board of Directors to Leon E. Pearson, Letter, 27 April 1962, Subject File, Mary Baker Eddy: Birthplace – Pyramid.
  12. The Christian Science Board of Directors to Joanne Shaw, Letter, 21 May 1962, Subject File, Mary Baker Eddy: Birthplace – Pyramid.