New England's Hidden Histories

Congregational church records are an unparalleled source of information about the religious activities of the early colonists, and about many other aspects of early American life. The Congregational Library and Archives, in partnership with the Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale is currently preserving these records and making them available to the public.

Transcribe an 18th-Century Document

Upcoming Events

News & Highlights

Every day at the Congregational Library & Archives we are reminded just how much history matters.

Sara Georgini, Historian and Series Editor, The Papers of John Adams