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Leatherbound New Testament published by the American Bible Society in 1827. Inscribed: "Found on Mission Ridge Battlefield on Nov. 26th, 1863 by the side of a dead Rebel about half way between Tunnel Hill and Bragg's Head Quarters by Edward Owens of Battery C, 1st Wisconsin Heavy Artillery at Fort Wood Chatanooga Tenn." Also inscribed on title page: "Isabella W. Henderson". On a back page is also inscribed: "Found on Mission Ridge Battlefield Nov. 26, 1863 by Edward Owens of Battery C, 1st Wis. H. Art. at Fort Wood Chatanooga Tenn."
New Testament -THE CIVIL WAR -Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum

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