Photograph of Dr. Eleanor Brown with guide dog

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2004.134.33

Description: Black-and-white glossy photo of Dr. Eleanor G. Brown, seated with her arm around a black guide dog, "Topsy".

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 10 x 8 in.

Date: ca. 1940

Photographer: Keen, James N.

History/Provenance: Used in the APH fundraising brochure, "That The Blind May Read," under the caption, "Dr. Eleanor G. Brown is devoted to her Seeing-Eye Dog, Topsy, that guides her to school." Brown taught history in a high school in Dayton, OH and was quoted in the brochure about her use of the braille Reader's Digest.

Credit Line: (see provenance)

Subjects: Dog guides Photographs