Digital Collections Supervisor Marvin Clymer at Bryn Athyn College

Marvin B. Clymer

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Digital Collections Supervisor



Marvin Clymer is responsible for developing and maintaining the Swedenborg Library New Church Digital Collections and supervising students working on this project. He has worked in The Academy of the New Church Archives, as the F. J. Cooper Family Historian and operated EarthStar Photography and Programs, an independent photography and environmental education business. He began his working career as the first Environmental Educator for Pennypack Watershed Association, now known as Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust.


  • BS, Pennsylvania State University
  • AA, Bryn Athyn College


Articles and photographs published in:

  • New Church Life
  • The New Philosophy
  • The Green Scene

Author of:

  • Chara’s Story – Biography of Chara Cooper Haas.
  • My Father – New Churchman and Jeweler by Birth (Editor)
  • Fred J. Cooper Family Tree

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • New Church History
  • Natural History
  • Photography
  • Astronomy