Postcard, Illinois School for the Blind


Accession Number: 2002.17

Scope & Content: Linen postcard with a view of the front entrance and grounds; multistoried brick building with white stone quoins; "State School for Blind--15" printed at top left corner; back is unused; "Natural Color Post Card Made In U.S.A. by E.C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wis--IBF" divides the back; serial no. 14892. "Main Building, Illinois State School for the Blind, Jacksonville, Ill. Along with several fine institutions, located in Jacksonville, is the State School for the Blind, which was founded in 1847. Among the many outstanding features the school has to offer is an excellent training in music." --back of postcard.

Manufacture Date: n.d.

Creator: E.C. Kropp Company

Interview Date: / /

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2002.17

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI

Publisher Place: Milwaukee, WI

Publish Date: n.d.

Subjects: Schools for the blind and visually impaired Blind. Education. School buildings