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Catalog Number M1987.2.1
Object Name Bible
Title Soldier's New Testament
Date 1900
Year Range from 1900.0
Year Range to 1900.0
Description This book has 400 pages. It is a small white book with red border. The front cover has Union Jack flags and a hospital flag. The flags sit above a drum. Below is a banner with "South Africa 1900" On the back cover there are two flags crossed with "Peace through the blood of his cross, COL I 20" above them and "My Peace I give unto you, John XIV, 27" below it. The text is black print with black and white sketches dispersed throughout. On the inside front cover there is an inscription: "John McCrae Lieut. RCA Bloemfontein ORC July 1, 1900". On the next page is: "To Harry MacPhedran from Geills McCrae Kilgour, Nov. 1930"
"John McCrae Lieut. RCA Bloemfontein ORC July 1, 1900" "To Harry MacPhedran from Geills McCrae Kilgour Nov, 1930"
People McCrae, John
Kilgour, Geills McCrae
McPhedran, Harry
Search Terms McCrae - Boer War
Subjects BIBLES
Dimensions Length: 11.3 cm
Width: 7.2 cm
Height: 1.4 cm