My Weekly Reader, Braille Edition [Print/Braille]


Accession Number: 2003.13

Subtitle: The Junior Newspaper

Summary/Description: "This Special Braille Edition has been prepared in order that seeing children may better understand how their blind friends read and write" --page 3. Issued for week of January 11-15, 1937. Pages 3-4 contain standard print, pages 5 and 7 are interlined print and grade 1 1/2 braille, with a key to braille grade 1 1/2 and information about the braille system and about the education of and literature for blind persons; other pages are in interpoint, braille grade 1 1/2. Brown paper; saddle-stitched along fold.

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2003.130

Publisher: American Printing House for the Blind

Publisher Place: Louisville, KY

Publish Date: 1937

Subjects: Braille Printing and writing systems Children's periodicals Current events Periodicals for the blind and visually impaired Reading

Physical Description: 1 issue (12 p.) ; 13.5 x 11 in. Vol. 14, no. 16