Braille book storage, ca. 1967

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2004.134.49.218

Description: Black and white glossy; braille book storage at the American Printing House for the Blind; huge shelves that reach almost to the tall ceiling are stacked with wrapped braille books; a woman is standing at one of the shelves, either retreaving a book or placing one on the shelf; she has shoulder-length, dark hair; she is wearing a white, collared shirt under a dark dress; beside her is a cart of books; in the row next to the woman is another cart full of books; a mechanical book cart conveyor belt is visible in the foreground. Museum has two copies: 2004.134.49.217-218.

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 8" (h) x 10" (w)

Date: ca. 1967

Photographer: Unidentified

Credit Line: (see provenance)

Subjects: Books Braille