Postcard, New York State School for the Blind, Batavia


Accession Number: 2004.86.1

Scope & Content: Sepia-toned photo shows a partial view of the front entrance and attached wing of the multistoried building with a cupola over the entrance. Covered portico has an arched entry. View is obscured by trees. "U.A. Co." is written on the photo. "The New York State School for the Blind. Batavia, N.Y." and "Worthington & Wood, Booksellers" are printed in the bottom margin. A message is written in the left margin. Back is undivided and postmarked Nov 26, 1904. Faded with minimal foxing; bottom left corner is rubbed.

Manufacture Date: 1904 postmark

Creator: Worthington & Wood, Batavia, NY, publisher

Interview Date: / /

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2004.86

Publish Date: 1904 postmark

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