Printing for the Blind


Accession Number: 2006.54.2a.12

Subtitle: Reply to a Report of the Committee of the American Social Science Association, by the Trustees of the American Printing-House for the Blind, Louisville, Ky., 1875

Summary/Description: Reply of the American Printing House for the Blind refutes remarks made in an 1875 report of the American Social Science Association (ASSA) about the printing of tactile books and manufacture of educational apparatus for use in the instruction of blind students, and addresses APH concerns about ASSA support for the proposal of S.P. Ruggles to set up a publishing establishment. Report is in a bound volume of APH annual reports.

Author: American Printing House for the Blind. Board of Trustees

Credit Line: APH Archives, 2006.54

Publisher: Printed by John P. Morton and Co.

Publisher Place: Louisville, KY

Publish Date: 1875

Subjects: Blind Books and reading Instructional aids, tools, and supplies Printing and writing systems Tactile printing history

Physical Description: 16 p. : 8.25 x 5.5 in.