George Bennard

4 Feb. 1873—10 Oct. 1958 

George Bennard, in The Story of the Old Rugged Cross (1930).

Featured Hymns:

The Old Rugged Cross

Collections of Hymns:

Gospel Songs and Hymns (n.d.): WorldCat

Songs of Victory (n.d.): WorldCat

Eighteen New Gospel Songs (n.d.): WorldCat

Sweet Songs of Salvation (n.d.): WorldCat

Bennard’s Melodies (n.d.): WorldCat

Bennard’s Melodies of Salvation (1923): WorldCat

New Songs of Salvation (1925): WorldCat

Divine Praise (1926): WorldCat

Full Redemption Songs (1933): WorldCat

Song Specials (1934): WorldCat

The Old Rugged Cross: Song Specials (1936): WorldCat

New Gospel Songs (1936):

Archives and Special Collections:

George Bennard Papers, University of Michigan: WorldCat

The Old Rugged Cross Church & Museum (Pokagon, MI):

Old Rugged Cross Museum, Reed City, Michigan:

Related Resources:

George Bennard, The Story of “The Old Rugged Cross,” (Albion, MI: Bennard Music Co., 1930): WorldCat

John H. Baxter, The Story of the Old Rugged Cross at Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin (Sturgeon Bay, WI: J.H. Baxter, 1947): WorldCat

William J. Reynolds, “George Bennard,” Hymns of Our Faith (Nashville: Broadman, 1964), p. 249.

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