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Basketry, Perkins Institution

Basketry, Perkins Institution

Item Information

Title:
Basketry, Perkins Institution
Description:
Two views of Ernest Smith seated outside weaving a basket. Brick buildings of the Perkins Institution for the Blind Watertown campus in the background. Note on verso: Ernest Smith, eleven years old, totally deaf and partially blind.
Name on Item:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
Date:
1919
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black and white photograph
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Manual Arts and Vocational Training
Series:
Chair Caning, Basketry, Upholstery
Subjects:
Blind
Special education
Manual training
People with disabilities
Perkins 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 #:
AG145-013-0126