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Printing Room at the Howe Press

Printing Room at the Howe Press

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Title:
Printing Room at the Howe Press
Description:
Printing and binding raised type books in the printing room at the Howe Press. One woman stands over the large drum on the press and another is using a sewing machine attach the cover on a book. A man wearing an apron stands at the left. For a description of the press, as it was in 1880, please see the Annual Report of the Perkins Institution.
Name on Item:
A. D. Handy, Stereopticons and Supplies, Boston, Mass.
Date:
1909
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Lantern slides
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Perkins School for the Blind Lantern Slides
Series:
Perkins School for the Blind
Subjects:
Blind
Perkins School for the Blind. Howe Press
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Watertown
Extent:
1 photograph : transparency on glass ; 9 x 11 cm (lantern slide format)
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Terms of Use:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
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Accession #:
AG4_02_0047c