John H. Deane Holy Bible - 1877
A Holy Bible belonging to John H. Deane, Maynard, Mass. Mr. Deane suffered death at the hands of Lorenzo Barnes. A Boston newspaper says "The last execution by hanging in Massachusetts was in the jail at East Cambridge, March 4, 1898. Lorenzo Barnes was hanged for the murder of John Deane, a Maynard farmer, on December 17, 1896".
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Whitney.
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Paper, 5 x 7.5 x 2 in., 1,000 pgs.