Welcome to the digital collections of the Humanist Library and Archives at Conway Hall. Our physical collections, which include artworks, objects, books, serials and pamphlets, and archive material, cover a wide range of subjects including religion and irreligion, freethought, philosophy, social change and many others. 

Our digital collections include Architecture and Place, which explores the history of the buildings that Conway Hall Ethical Society has called home, and Victorian Blogging, our digitised collection of nineteenth-century pamphlets discussing social and political ideas from suffrage to secularism, women's rights to freedom of the press.

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Religion. To the editor of the "Hackney and Kingsland Gazette."


Place of publication: [s.l.]
Collation: 2 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes: From the library of Dr Moncure Conway. A letter to the editor of the Hackney and…

The Pentateuch in contrast with the science and moral sense of our age.


Place of publication: London
Collation: 205-262 p. ; 18 cm.
Notes: "By a Physician". Author believed to be Robert Willis. From the library of Dr…

Modern Free Thought: Its bearing and influence on others.


Place of publication: London
Notes: Inscription on title page: With the author's kindest regards 5 Aug. 75. Introduction signed J.E.C.…

The Teachings of Secularism Compared With Orthodox Christianity


Place of publication: Toronto
Collation: 95 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes: Date of publication from KVK.