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Individual Book Details: G0011

Record Date
Collection Name
1899 Nephite Records
Ownership Type
Private Owner
1899 Nephite Records, given by Clarence Wheaton to Cary Cogan
Current Owner private purchased from owner who had it in family possession.
Family’s grandma was member of the Church of Christ, Temple Lot
Featured in Youtube Series: Book of Mormon Editions

Unique Features
General wear from age,
Spine: Wear around top and bottom of spine, Curved spine, creating curved fore edge
Lettering: Lettering present, slighting fading
Cover, General wear, corners scoffed and slightly bent inward
Binding: In tact
Title Page; clean, verso page opposite title page has “BOOK OF MORMON” rubber stamped on center of page
Text Condition: some pencil mark annotations on edge margins, page 31/32 loose but present,
Inscription: Front end paper recto: “Presented to Cary J. Cogan by Elder C L Wheaton of the Church of Christ May 25, 1918
markings: 2nd to last page: “Grace Gifford Sievers Died Friday march 16-1923”
Bottom book edge, black dot (magic marker ink?)