Intern Highlight: Brandon Sherer

Intern Highlight: Brandon Sherer

Posted June 4, 2024 in General, Intern Highlight

I went into my undergraduate career pursuing a career in education. My passion for history was matched with a desire to educate others and express why understanding the past is […]

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Digital Collections Spotlight #52: Digitization for Preservation: PEC Letter Books

Digital Collections Spotlight #52: Digitization for Preservation: PEC Letter Books

Posted May 17, 2024 in Digital Access

Often in these posts we have discussed the digitization projects here at the Moravian Church Archives, Bethlehem, in terms of improving access to material in our holdings, but they are […]

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Intern Highlight: Fatimah Bouri

Intern Highlight: Fatimah Bouri

Posted May 14, 2024 in General, Intern Highlight

I enjoyed my time at the Moravian Archives. As a library intern, I enjoyed the independence I got from completing my project. My project involved deaccessioning books and entering data […]

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Interview with a Researcher: Jane Chang

Interview with a Researcher: Jane Chang

Posted May 10, 2024 in General

This interview marks the fourth in a new series where we meet with a user of the Moravian Archives to discuss their unique experience working with our collections in Bethlehem. […]

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Digital Collections Spotlight #51: Tremont Terrace’s 172nd Anniversary

Digital Collections Spotlight #51: Tremont Terrace’s 172nd Anniversary

Posted April 26, 2024 in Digital Access

Happy 172nd anniversary to Tremont Terrace Moravian Church, founded as “Second Moravian Church” on April 27, 1852. It has its origin in the Moravian Church’s Home Mission Society and was […]

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Intern Highlight: Jenna Lenko

Intern Highlight: Jenna Lenko

Posted April 24, 2024 in General, Intern Highlight

My name is Jenna Lenko, and I had the opportunity to be an intern at the Moravian Archives in the Spring 2024 semester. I am currently a junior at Moravian […]

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Digital Collections Spotlight #50: Fries’s Rebellion

Digital Collections Spotlight #50: Fries’s Rebellion

Posted March 22, 2024 in Digital Access

This month marks 224 years since eastern Pennsylvania was embroiled in a conflict over taxation known as Fries’s Rebellion, which culminated in a standoff at the Sun Inn in Bethlehem, […]

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Intern Highlight: Jessica Schwindenhammer

Intern Highlight: Jessica Schwindenhammer

Posted March 20, 2024 in General, Intern Highlight

My name is Jessica Schwindenhammer, and I had the pleasure of being an intern at the Moravian Archives during the Spring 2024 period. I am enrolled as a graduate student […]

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Digital Collections Spotlight #49: Mixed Media AV Items

Digital Collections Spotlight #49: Mixed Media AV Items

Posted February 23, 2024 in Digital Access

Last year we presented an unusually shaped map of the area around the Hope Conference and Renewal Center, also known as Camp Hope, a Moravian Church facility operated in Blairstown, […]

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Meet the Newest Faces of the MAB Board of Directors

Meet the Newest Faces of the MAB Board of Directors

Posted February 21, 2024 in General

The MAB Board of Directors is growing and evolving! We are delighted to have Diane Windham Shaw step into the role of Board President. Diane previously served as Vice President. […]

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