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Balancing Books

Balancing Books

Item Information

Title:
Balancing Books
Description:
Two students walking down a path balancing large bound volumes on their heads. This activity was often done to improve posture.
Name on Item:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black and white photograph
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Physical Education at Perkins
Series:
Gym Class
Subjects:
Blind
Physical education for children with disabilities
Playgrounds
Perkins School for the Blind
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonJamaica Plain
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 #:
AG147-89