Plastic braille embossing plates for The Junior Confirmation Book

Plate, Embossing

Accession Number: 1992.368

Description: 15 flexible plastic plates embossed on one side to produce braille copies of The Junior Confirmation Guide by author Jacob Tanner. The book was originally published by Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis, MN, c1943. It was transcribed by Norma Lewis, Shakopee, MN, under the sponsorship of Minnesota State Services for the Blind, in cooperation with Temple Israel Sisterhood, Minneapolis, MN. The Sisterhood trained volunteer transcribers. These plates are for volume 2 of a 5 volume set and were sent to APH to produce embossed copies.

Height: 11.75

Width: 10

Date Made: 1960

Place of Origin: St. Paul, MN

Subjects: Confirmation. Religion. Manufacturing aids, tools, and supplies. Stereotype machines.

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: Minnesota Services for the Blind

Material: Plastic

Updated: 07/27/2015