Deaf Children at Play

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2009.24.16.764

Description: BW print; panoramic photo of large crowd of Indian children in front of long two-story building with colonnade or covered porch along its entire length; boys on right are staring at the camera, while girls on the left are standing in a circle around a young woman; crop marks in blue pencil; captioned on back "Deaf children at play".

Medium: Photographic Paper

Date: ca. 1948

History/Provenance: There were a number of schools for children with hearing loss in India by the 1950s and its not clear which one this was.

Credit Line: AFB Migel Memorial Library Collection, 2009.24

Subjects: Education of disabled persons School children Schools for the blind and visually impaired Playgrounds Games