Special Collections

Andover Newton Theological School
Franklin Trask Library
169 Herrick Road
Newton Centre MA , 02159
FAX: (617)965-9756
Institution Contact(s):
  Diana Yount, Public Services Librarian (617)964-1100 dyount@ants.edu
Hours: M-Th 8:30AM-11:00PM F 8:30AM-6:00PM Sa 9:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Seasonal hours vary, please call ahead.
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Bibliographic Utility:
Name: Charles E. Merrin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Diana Yount, Associate Director for Public Services and Special Collections (617)964-1100 ext. 252 dyount@ants.edu
Hours: M-F 8:45AM-4:30PM
Collections: 23
Formats: 231 linear feet of manuscripts 457 linear feet of archives 727 linear feet of monographs 10 linear feet of photographs 45 linear feet of pamphlets 6 linear feet of realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Records of the Brethren (1808-1870)
Records of the Society of Inquiry Respecting Missions (1811-1920, 1981-1990)
Records of American Baptist Work in Massachusetts (1802 to present)
Isaac Backus Papers (1660-1806)
Jonathan Edwards Papers (1685-1764)
Samuel Hopkins Papers (1721-1803)
Moses Stuart Papers (1802-1848)
Adoniram Judson Papers (1811-1888)
Irah Chase Papers (1813-1864)
Miles Bronson Family Papers (1831-1883)
Edwards Amasa Park Papers (1835-1899)
Alvah Hovey Papers (1842-1903)
Jo Niijima Papers (1867-1885)
Herbert J. Gezork Papers (1931-1981)
Robert K. Greenleaf Papers (1929-1987)
Nels F.S. Ferre Papers (1908-1971)
Walter O. Lewis Papers (1908-1963)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Institution will produce microfilm copies for a fee
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for manuscript collection Guides for archives' records groups
Directions: FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE): Take Exit 17 (Newton Corner). Take Center Street towards Newton Center (South). Follow signs to Andover Newton Campus.