From the Archives

From the Archives: The James Family
May 16, 2023

From the Archives: james family trunkWith the anniversaries of the births of Henry James Sr. (June 3), and his son Henry James the Younger (April 15), the late spring is the perfect time to turn attention to some of the rich materials in our CSS archive related to...

From the Archives: The Writings of Rev. Samuel O. Weems
Apr 24, 2023
This month’s “From the Archives” celebrates Black History Month with the writings of Rev. Samuel O. Weems, ordained into the Swedenborgian church in 1917. Rev. Weems (1891-1975) founded the North Cambridge Community Church out of his home in north Cambridge, Massa...
From the Archives: Artifacts from the Holy Land
Apr 24, 2023
The CSS archives contain several boxes of artifacts from the Holy Land, a collection started by the late Rev. Dr. Theodore F. Wright (1845-1907). Wright was a graduate of Harvard University, the founding pastor of the Cambridge Swedenborg Chapel in 1888, and longtime De...