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Leonard with Carmela Otero

Leonard with Carmela Otero

Item Information

Title:
Leonard with Carmela Otero
Description:
Leonard and his classmate Carmela Otero both used the Tadoma method to communicate. In this photo Leonard is seated and Carmela is standing, with her right hand on the left side of his face. His right hand is holding her wrist. Leonard is wearing shorts, and a coat and tie, and Carmela is wearing a short patterned dress with a big collar. She is smiling broadly and has a bow in her hair.
Date:
1936
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black and white photograph
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Students with Deafblindness at the Perkins School for the Blind
Subjects:
Blind
Deafblind people
People with disabilities
Special education
Teachers of deafblind people
Perkins School for the 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
Contact host institution for more information.
Accession #:
587-14-17