Christian Register


Accession Number: 2004.153

Summary/Description: This four-page issue (pages 13-16) of the Christian Register, a weekly newspaper "Devoted to Unitarian Christianity, Sound Morals, Literature, and News," contains a 3-column article on the first page about the "New England Institution for the Blind," today known as the Perkins School for the Blind. The article mentions Samuel Gridley Howe, the director, and Mr. Trencheri, a blind teacher. Early educational history in other countries is briefly described. Includes information about geography aids, line letter books, and vocational training at the school. Foxing; horizontal crease along middle from folding; left edges ragged.

Publisher: David Reed

Publisher Place: Boston

Publish Date: January 26, 1833

Subjects: Blind children. Education. Perkins School for the Blind (MA). Schools for the blind and visually impaired

Physical Description: 21 1/2 x 14 3/4 in. Vol. 12, no. 4