Promotional brochures and calendar bookmark


Accession Number: 2000.145.114-118

Scope & Content: Four promotional brochures and a bookmark calendar of the Braille Institute of America (BIA) produced circa 1930-1945 (title, date, folded dimensions listed below below): -- Constitution and By-laws, ca. 1930, 34 p., fundraising includes a brief history of BIA; 6 x 3.5 in., stapled at fold. -- Some Don'ts to Do: A Guide for the Sighted for Social and Business Contacts with the Blind, by J. Robert Atkinson, n.d., brochure lists 34 social don'ts and dos; 7 x 3.35 in. -- Oh, Say Can You See, ca. 1940, fundraising brochure for new buildings with architect's sketch; 8.5 x 3.75. in. -- Braille Institute . . . in picture and prose, ca. 1945, promotional brochure includes black-and-white photo illustrations, text describes BIA services; 6.25 x 3 in. -- Companions of the Blind (title in both print and braille), a paper calendar bookmark, c1931, ca. 1938, lists major activities of BIA on one side and has a 1938 calendar printed on the reverse; 8.5 x 2.75 in.

Creator: Braille Institute of America

Interview Date: / /

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2000.145

Subjects: Services for the blind and visually impaired -- California Fundraising