International Sunshine Society Department of the Blind annual reports

Report, Annual

Accession Number: AnnRep3.124

Scope & Content: Printed reports include financial statements and black-and-white photo illustrations. See container list for holdings (reports prior to the one for 1925/1926 were issued as part of the Legislative document series, Legislature of the State of New York).

Creator: International Sunshine Society. Department of the Blind (New York City)

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Administrative History: The International Sunshine Society, a charitable organization established in 1896 and incorporated in 1900 with headquarters in New York City, began its work for blind children when it established the Dyker Home for Blind Children in New York in 1904. In 1909, it established the Arthur Sunshine Home and Kindergarten for Blind Babies in Summit, New Jersey, which was maintained by the Society's Department for the Blind from 1909 until 1929. Annual reports for the Arthur Home are included within the Department of the Blind's annual reports.

Subjects: Services for the blind and visually impaired -- New York Services for the blind and visually impaired -- New Jersey Blind children Kindergartens Annual reports

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