Upcoming Events sponsored or co-sponsored by the Historical Society
The Annual Bellows Lecture, November 13, 2022 at 2:00pm on Zoom
Professor Lydia Ciollo: “Strange Bedfellows? Henry David Thoreau and Unitarianism"
203rd Anniversary Weekend, November 18-20.
Dinners-in-homes on Friday evening; Anniversary Sunday, November 20.
We look forward to seeing you!
The list of all events happening at All Souls is at All Souls Events
Past Historical Society Events
Book Talk, given at our Annual Meeting, October 16, 2022
Robert K. Sutton: Stark Mad Abolitionists: Lawrence, Kansas, and the Battle over Slavery in the Civil War Era
The Channing Lecture, May 22, 2022
Rev. Natalie Fenimore: Widening the Circle to Welcome the Future
The Bellows Lecture, Nov. 14, 2021
Dr. Christopher Cameron: Unitarianism, African Americans and Abolitionism
Sanctuary Tour, Oct. 31, 2021
Laura Pederson: Sanctuary Tour
History Talk, Sept. 19, 2021
Laura Pedersen: Herman Melville's Unitarian Compass
The Bellows Lecture, Nov. 22, 2020
Dr. Bernard Unti: Henry Bergh: Animal Advocate, New Yorker, Unitarian and Riddle of the 19th Century
Recording available here and bibliography
The Bicentennial Lecture, Nov. 13, 2019
Professor Linn Carey Mehta: Catharine Sedgwick, Herman Melville and All Souls
The Channing Lecture, Jan. 2019:
Rev. John Buehrens: Conflagration: How Transcendentalists sparked the American Struggle for Racial, Gender and Social Justice
All Souls 175th Anniversary Service, 1994