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Graham, Jeffries, Swann Bible. Gift of Caroline Graham Swann.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0086

Scope and Contents

Graham, Jeffries, Swann Bible. Printed by Mathew Carey, Philadelphia, 1807. Hand-bound with cloth cover. The Bible came down in the family through Victoria Graham Swann (descended from William Graham of King’s Mountain Fame and her maternal grandfather was Nathaniel Jeffries, a Revolutionary soldier from Gaffney S.C.). Victoria Graham married James Preston Swann of Dandridge, Tenn, in 1858. Their residence , named Squirewood, was in Dandridge.

Dates

  • 1807

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 were photocopied onto acid-free paper and were added to the Graham, Jeffries, and Swann Genealogy VFs. Bible was transferred from ETHS: ETHS kept clothing belonging to Victoria Graham Swann.
Title
Graham, Jeffries, Swann Bible. Gift of Caroline Graham Swann.
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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