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Revision as of 19:04, October 12, 2008

Boy Scout Handbook

Cover of the current edition
First edition:1910
Latest edition:11th Edition, 1998
BSA Supply Number:33105

The Boy Scout Handbook is available at your local council service center or wherever Scouting merchandise is sold. Visit scoutstuff.org to find a list of Scouting retailers near you.

Previous editions

Edition Title Published Author or editor
Official HandbookJuly 1910 - March 1911Ernest Thompson Seton

1st
The Official Handbook for Boys June 1911-1914BSA Editorial Board

2nd
The Official Handbook for Boys 1914-27BSA Editorial Board

3rd
Revised Handbook for Boys 1927-40H. W. Hurt, editor

4th
Revised Handbook for Boys 1940-48H. W. Hurt, editor

5th
Handbook for Boys 1948-59Ted Pettit, editor

6th
Boy Scout Handbook 1959-65William "Green Bar Bill" Hillcourt

7th
Boy Scout Handbook 1965-72William "Green Bar Bill" Hillcourt

8th
Scout Handbook 1972-79Frederick L. Hines

9th
Official Boy Scout Handbook 1979-90William "Green Bar Bill" Hillcourt

10th
Boy Scout Handbook 1990-98Robert Birkby

11th
Boy Scout Handbook 1998-presentRobert Birkby
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