First American Bible Society Bible
The 1816 American Bible Society Bible
The American Bible Society, founded in 1816, was the first national Bible society in America. The original officers of the Society included: signers of the U. S. Constitution, revolutionary generals, U.S. Supreme Court Justices, a U.S. Attorney General, a U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, state governors, and others. WallBuilders vast collection of original documents includes an original constitution
of the American Bible Society as well as a first Bible printed by that society. Below is the title page for this society’s first Bible, printed in 1816.