Postcard, Pennsylvania Institution for the Blind, Philadelphia


Accession Number: 2000.20.3

Scope & Content: The front of the card has a color-tinted photo of the front of the school. The building is Mediterranean style; white with a red tile roof. There is a decorative iron fence in front of the building. Above the picture is printed "Penna Institution For The Blind, 64th & Malvern Sts., Philadelphia, PA" The back of the postcard is divided with a green line and has been used. In the lower left corner is a logo with "UN CO" and around it is printed "Trade Mark Registered." The number "591" is printed in green along the left edge. There is a postmark of November 27, 1917.

Manufacture Date: ca. 1917.

Interview Date: / /

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2000.20

Publish Date: ca. 1917.

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