Creator

Date Original

1847

Description

Roswell Beebe gave this Bible to Julia McMillin in 1848. It contains five pages of information pertaining to the McMillin, Beebe, and Fraser families.

Biographical/Historical Note

Roswell Beebe, for whom Beebe, Arkansas, is named, donated the land for Arkansas's first state capitol building (now the Old State House). On August 14, 1848, Roswell Beebe gave this Bible to Julia McMillin, who later became his second wife. After Beebe’s death in 1856, Julia married Thomas Fraser. The Bible documents her marriages and children.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000446

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Julia McMillin Beebe Fraser family Bible, MS.000446

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Julia McMillin Beebe Fraser family Bible, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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