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Jessica Newell, M.A.L.S.

Jessica Newell is the archivist for the Edgar Cayce Foundation. She fell in love with history on childhood wanderings through Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia. Newell has a Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Evansville, and a Master’s in Archival Studies from East Tennessee State University. She also has professional experience in museums and historical interpretation. For more information, visit the archive’s website at To make a research appointment at the archive, call 757-457-7204 or email at

Posts by Jessica Newell, M.A.L.S.:

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Spiritual Growth
May 15, 2020

I want you to take a moment and imagine the last time you visited an art museum. Maybe you haven’t in a while, that’s ok too. Just follow along. You walked through tall doors into an atrium filled wit…

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Edgar Cayce Archives
February 20, 2020

Gladys David's personal papers, housed in the E.C.F. Archives, tell the story of this period in her life through the material she chose to preserve. For example, she kept her Better Homes and Gardens …

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