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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 75

Eliot, Christopher Rhodes, 1856-1945. Papers, 1872-1943.


Papers of Unitarian minister Christopher Rhodes Eliot.


  • Creation: 1872-1943.


22 cubic feet (22 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Christopher Rhodes Eliot (1856-1945) graduated from Washington University (St. Louis) in 1876 and Harvard Divinity School in 1881. He was ordained to the Unitarian ministry in 1882 and served in Dorchester and Bulfinch Place Chapel, Boston.


  1. Series I. Sermons
  2. Series II. Address and Article File
  3. Series III. Records
  4. Series IV. Scrapbooks
  5. Series V. Correspondence
  6. Series VI. Subject Files
  7. Series VII. Eliot, Christopher Rhodes. Memorabilia

Acquisition Information

Gift of the Unitarian Universalist Association, 1970.

Related Materials

For related collection, please see bMS 428.

Eliot, Christopher Rhodes, 1856-1945. Papers: A Finding Aid.
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard Divinity School Library, Harvard University Repository

Special Collections at Harvard Divinity School Library preserves and makes accessible primary source materials documenting the history of religion and theology, with particular historical emphasis on American liberal religious traditions. Though the historical strengths of the collections have been in the field of Christianity, other religious traditions are increasingly reflected, in step with Harvard Divinity School's evolving focus on global religious studies. Known as Andover-Harvard Theological Library since 1911, it was renamed the Harvard Divinity School Library in 2021.

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