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Bell Tower of the Howe Building, Perkins School for the Blind

Bell Tower of the Howe Building, Perkins School for the Blind

Item Information

Title:
Bell Tower of the Howe Building, Perkins School for the Blind
Description:
A photograph of the 180 foot tall Howe Building Tower, as viewed from an angle and through the trees in front of the building's main entrance on the Perkins campus. Perkins' main building, with its soaring tower crowned by a symbolic lantern of education, is named after the school's first director, Samuel Gridley Howe. Located inside the building are the Allen Chapel, Dwight Hall, the Laura M. Sawyer study area, the Saltonstall Pool, the Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, the Thorndike Room, and several other areas.
Date:
1913
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black and white photograph
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Perkins Photograph Albums
Series:
Perkins Album, 1913
Subjects:
Blind
Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Watertown
Extent:
1 photograph
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Terms of Use:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
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Accession #:
AG13_04_0004c