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Dr. Howe Teaching Laura Bridgman

Dr. Howe Teaching Laura Bridgman

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Title:
Dr. Howe Teaching Laura Bridgman
Description:
Illustration printed in Laura Bridgman, Dr. Howe's Famous Pupil and What He Taught Her by Maud Howe Elliott and Florence Marion Howe Hall, 1903, of Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe standing next to Laura using tactile sign language as she reads an embossed book with her right hand. She is wearing a sash covering her eyes.
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Name on Item:
Little, Brown & Co.
Date:
1903
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Book illustrations
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Laura Bridgman Collection
Series:
Portraits of 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
Howe, S. G. (Samuel Gridley), 1801-1876
Extent:
1 print
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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.
Publisher:
Little, Brown, & Co.
Accession #:
AG59-SB-00003