- The leather-bound Bible is small, about 3.5 inches x 5.5 inches and is about 2 inches thick.
- There is handwriting in the back listing D.B. Johnson’s birth date and the death date of his father, D.B. Johnson Sr.
Winthrop University, "Melton Family Donates Johnson Family Bible to Pettus Archives" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 134.