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Beaded Needle Case

Beaded Needle Case

Item Information

Title:
Beaded Needle Case
Description:
Three views of a single needle case made with purple fabric and silver beads. Note: "Made by my mother and given to Aunt Laura. Passed on to me. Carrie Hapgood."
Date:
[ca. 1829–1889]
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Sewing equipment & supplies
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Laura Bridgman Collection
Series:
Personal items and artifacts belonging to Laura Bridgman
Subjects:
Blind
Deafblind people
People with disabilities
Special education
Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind
Bridgman, Laura Dewey, 1829-1889
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonSouth Boston
Extent:
1 object
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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 #:
AG59-18-00029