Research Fellowships at The Mary Baker Eddy Library

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Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
February 1, 2016
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Popular Culture Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies

Applications are now available for Summer 2016 Research Fellowships at The Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston.  Fellowships are open to academic scholars, independent researchers, and graduate students.  The Library’s collections, centered on the papers of Mary Baker Eddy and records documenting the history of Christian Science, offer scholars countless opportunities for original research.  A select list resources includes:  Mary Baker Eddy’s correspondence and manuscript material, scrapbooks, and copybooks; household account ledgers and receipts; a fully-indexed file of newspapers clippings that date to the late nineteenth century; an extensive historic photograph collection; architectural records; early histories of branch Churches of Christ, Scientist; and the publication records for The Christian Science Monitor, Eddy's books, and church magazines.  Stipend provided; awards range from one to eight weeks.  Postmark deadline for application and supporting materials: February 1, 2016.  For further information, including the fellowship application and instructions, please visit http://www.marybakereddylibrary.org/fellowships or contact 617-450-7316, fellowships@mbelibrary.org.

Contact Info: 

Contact 617-450-7316 or fellowships@mbelibrary.org.