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Catalog Number 2004.30.05
Object Name Book
Scope & Content Bible(8"x6"x2")in Arabic, black print, black leather cover with zipper, zipper is torn off in one corner, leather color is fading- cover is breaking off- printed in Cairo in 1962.
-pages have been underlined with blue ink, the index has English translation of the bookspoor condition.
Message in blue ink on front page: January 27 1970 Thursday afternoon at 5:00pm. Mrs Bryan tolled she wanted to pay my bill in SEBC.
Given to Rev. Abu-Akel as a gift by Saleem Jurjus Shehadeh on January 2, 1965. Mr Shehadeh autographed it in Arabic witha verse from hohn 5:39" Search the Scriptures in which you think you have eternal life-they also testify on my behalf". Rev. Abu-Akel brought this Bible with him in 1966 and used it ona daily routine.

Catalog type Archive
Collection Fahed Abu-Akel
Number of images 2