Children smiling for the camera, Yokohama Christian School for Blind Children, Japan

Album, Photograph

Accession Number: 2009.24.16.228

Description: Front of page: black-and-white glossy. In the top picture, nine boys and girls are kneeling on the grass outside with their teacher, facing the camera, and smiling. In the bottom picture, twelve girls are standing on the ground outside at the top of a small rock retaining wall, facing the camera, and smiling. Reverse of page: black-and-white glossy. In the top picture, thirteen girls stand in a line and generally face the camera. Some are smiling, and some are not. In the bottom picture, fourteen girls are sitting on a bench and facing toward the camera. Several of the girls appear to have found their seats atop each other or are leaning on one another, and all are smiling or laughing. Part of a photo album, pages 59 and 60 of 86.

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 3.75" (h) x 5.52" (w) - 4.5" x 6.5"

Photographer: Not identified

History/Provenance: Received with John Milton Society for the Blind (JMS) records from the American Foundation for the Blind.

Credit Line: AFB Migel Memorial Library Collection, 2009.24

Subjects: Blind children Children Girls Group portraits Japan Laughter Posing Schools for the blind and visually impaired Smiling