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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments

Publisher: James Pott & Company (1871 - 1912)

Department: History
Date: 1891
Medium: Paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 x 2 5/16 in. (10.2 x 5.9 cm)
Classification: Communication Objects
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Dr. Sarah Louise Cook
Object number: PC1972.18.77
DescriptionBook, Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, printed by C. J. Clay & Sons, at the University Press. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments. The Cook family bible, with genealogy on inside front cover, published by James Pott & Company. ink, paper, cotton batting. 862 pages. 5 unnumbered documents enclosed within bible.

Inside Cover reads "Merry Christmas to Inez M. Bliss from Mari(anne?), Albuquerque, N.M., Dec. 25th, 1891, in pencil on black paper (difficult to read).

Page opposite title page reads in pen:

John M. Cook
Born June 18th, 1878 in Waco. Texas

Inez M. Cook
Born June 10th 1877
in Plattsburg N.Y.

Sarah Louise Cook
Born Dec 19th 1906
in La Junta Colo

Zenas Dee Cook
Born June 28th 1913
at Albuquerque N.M.

Coira May Cook
Born June 28th 1918
at Albuquerque N.M.
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