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Cooper Family Bible. (The Holy Bible (missing title page, 1698))

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0001

Scope and Contents

Cooper family Bible printed in London in 1698 by Charles Bill, 1698. The bible has an original binding covered on the exterior with cloth. The title page is missing but the interior title page at the New Testament gives the printer and date. Three pages of family record entries dated 1780-1810. Family tradition says the bible was carried by a family member serving as a soldier in the Civil War. The Cooper family was from Hawkins County, Tenn.

Dates

  • 1780-1810

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 box

General

Family entries scanned and added to the Cooper Genealogy VF.
  • Bibles Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Cooper family Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Title
Cooper Family Bible. (The Holy Bible (missing title page, 1698))
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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