National Conference on Preparation and Distribution of Educational Materials for Blind Children in Public Schools


Accession Number: 2012.13.6

Subtitle: Sponsored by the American Printing House for the Blind and the American Foundation for the Blind, Inc., held at the Sheraton-Seelbach Hotel, Louisville, Kentucky, January 5-6-7, 1959

Summary/Description: Conference papers include: Available Resources and Services of the American Printing House for the Blind of Interest to the Educators of Blind Children and Youth / F.E. Davis -- The Educational Needs of Blind Children and Youth / Kathern F. Gruber -- The Resources of Volunteer Braille Transcribers in the Education of the Blind / Bernard M. Krebs; Educational Program for Blind Children as Developed by the New Jersey State Commission for the Blind / Josephine L. Taylor -- Preparation and Distribution of Materials and the Work with Volunteers in the New Jersey Program / Elise R. Mueller -- Multiple Reproduction of Hand-Transcribed Books--Catalog, Production and Standards / Majorie S.Hooper -- Library Services for Blind Children / Charles Gallozzi. Also includes a description and brief review of national resource agencies, and a summary of a discussion on preparation of large type materials. Green paper cover.

Collection: APH Collection

Publisher: American Foundation for the Blind

Publisher Place: New York

Publish Date: [1959?]

Subjects: Blind children Books for children Instructional materials Congresses and conferences

Physical Description: 73 p. ; 11 x 8.5 in.