A "queer mistake" and the "He" and "She" Bibles (1897)

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Title

A "queer mistake" and the "He" and "She" Bibles (1897)

Subject

unsexed

Description

An account in the Fort Collins Courier of a series of misprints in Bibles. Of note is the so-called "He" Bible in which the biblical figured of Ruth is referenced using the masculine pronoun "He." Corrected versions are called the "She" Bible. A complete story of the subject that inspired the Courier's coverage appeared in the Strand Magazine in May 1897.

Creator

Fort Collins Courier

Source

Colorado Historic Newspapers

Publisher

Fort Collins Courier, vol 20, no. 6, July 22, 1897, pp. 3

Date

July 22, 1897

Contributor

Thomas R. Dunn (researcher)

Rights

Public domain -- published before 1926

Format

PNG, PDF

Language

English

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Original Format

Newspaper

Files

Citation

Fort Collins Courier, “A "queer mistake" and the "He" and "She" Bibles (1897),” Northern Colorado Queer Memory Project, accessed February 1, 2023, https://nocoqueermemory.omeka.net/items/show/80.