Postcard, Pennsylvania Institution for the Blind, Overbrook


Accession Number: 2000.57.3

Scope & Content: Black and white photo of the Mediterranian style school building, tiled roof, towers, central octagonal tower. Picture was taken at one of the gated entrances to the school property; shows the building from a side view. Printed at the bottom left edge, beneath the picture is "Penna. Institution for the Blind." Along the bottom right edge, beneath the picture, is printed "Overbrook, Pa,." The back of the card is not divided and is unused. A circular logo, approximately 5/8 in. (diameter), has the letters "R P Co" and "1906" printed in the center; around the edge is printed "Royal Pub Co Phila Pa."

Manufacture Date: ca. 1906

Creator: Royal Publishing Company, Philadelphia.

Interview Date: / /

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2000.57

Publish Date: ca. 1906

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