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Catalog Number 1307
Object Name Bible
Description Bible: hard cover leather bound with black leather band at mid-spine, reading "Holy Bible" in gilt. Front and back covers detached. On front cover is written a museum number "1307" which was painted over with a clear laquer. Pencil inscription inside covers reads, "Presented to Mrs. Sue P. Craig / By her Father / C. G. Fairchild / Peoria Illinois / Dec. 25th 1856." Published in Philadelphia in 1856 by Jester Harding, No. 57 S. Third Street.
Date 1856
Title Craig family Bible 1856
Collection Permanent
Condition Poor