Bible in the Military

Explore artifacts from Americans at war, including Pvt. George R. Rome’s pocket New Testament, portrait, and equipment.

Papers

Private Robert Lee Carter’s Discharge Papers

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Major Charles Hearn’s WWII Heart Shield Bible

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Jewish Holy Scriptures Presented by the Army of the United States

Printed Book

Billy Graham, “I Saw Your Sons at War”

Printed Book

“The Soldiers’ Hymn-Book, with Tunes”

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Confederate New Testament

Photograph

Portrait of Pvt. George R. Rome

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Glenn Simpson’s WWII Heart Shield Bible

Papers

Original Draft of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” with Cover Letter and Envelope

Papers

“Chaplains at War” Comic Book, The Living Bible, Number 3

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The Soldier’s Pocket Bible

Object

Pvt. George R. Rome’s Military Equipment

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World War II Pocket New Testament with Psalms

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Admiral Pierce Crosby’s Bible

Printed Book

John Weisenhamer's German New Testament

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WWII Army New Testament, Signed by Babe Ruth

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Captured Civil War New Testament

Papers

Typewritten Statement by Woodrow Wilson on the Bible, Framed

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Private Robert Lee Carter’s WWI Army and Navy New Testament, Douay Version

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Pvt. George R. Rome’s Personal New Testament

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Admiral David Farragut’s Bible