Mrs. Eddy's Move to 400 Beacon Street

On January 26, 1908 — one hundred and eight years ago tomorrow — Mary Baker Eddy left Pleasant View, her beloved home in Concord, New Hampshire, and moved to 400 Beacon Street in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. It was a significant change for the Leader of the Christian Science movement, and made headlines in newspapers the following day. Watch the story below in a six-minute excerpt from Longyear’s latest historical documentary film, “Follow and Rejoice” — Mary Baker Eddy: The Chestnut Hill Years.

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