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Clippings with Laura Bridgman Bust and S. G. Howe Illustration

Clippings with Laura Bridgman Bust and S. G. Howe Illustration

Item Information

Title:
Clippings with Laura Bridgman Bust and S. G. Howe Illustration
Description:
Pages from a scrapbook with a black and white print of a photograph of a Laura Bridgman bust (sculpture), depicting her as a young girl wearing a sash over her eyes. The text underneath reads: "Laura Bridgman [in her handwriting]. Photographed for The Institute by L. L. Williams. Bust of Laura Bridgman, in the Museum of the American Institute of Phrenology and Autograph." The right page has an illustration of a bust of Samuel Gridley Howe as a young man with no shirt on, thick side-burns, and carefully combed hair parted at the side. Caption beneath reads: "Bust of Dr. Samuel G. Howe." A block of text begins mid-sentence below.
Name on Item:
The Phrenological Journal
Date:
1904
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Periodical 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:
2 periodical illustrations
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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-SB-00002