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Bradshaw Rankin Bible and pages from the Christopher Houston Rankin Bible. Gift of Hazel Townsend.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0051

Scope and Contents

1805 Bradshaw Rankin Bible (Jennet Bradshaw and Thomas Rankin, md. 1789). 1805 Bible, eighth Philadelphia Edition, printed from the last Oxford Edition, Philadelphia. Printed by Matthew Cary, No. 122m Market Street, M.DCCC.V. (1805). Information from New Testament Title page; Bible is missing front cover and front title page; back cover is not attached. Three pages from the Christopher Houston Rankin Bible were also donated. They were damaged in a fire in 1978.

Dates

  • 1805

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

Photocopies of Bible records, transcriptions, and some family records provided by the donor are in with the Bible and in the Rankin Genealogy vertical file. The Bradshaw Genealogy VF has a note to see the Rankin Genealogy VF.
Title
Bradshaw Rankin Bible and pages from the Christopher Houston Rankin Bible. Gift of Hazel Townsend.
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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