Reverend Dale C. Recker

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2009.24.16.39

Description: Black-and-white glossy; head-and-shoulders portrait photo of Reverend Dale C. Recker, who became president of the John Milton Society for the Blind in 1970. Recker wears eyeglasses and suit with tie. His head is turned at a slight angle away from the camera. Stamped in blue ink on reverse: "Studio of the New York Times, Portrait taken June 6, 1967, Times Sq. N.Y. . . . Credit Not Necessary." Also, "Please Return to Picture Library, American Bible Society, 1865 Broadway, New York, New York 10023." On reverse in pencil: "70855 #4."

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 4.75 x 5.75

Date: 1967

History/Provenance: Received with John Milton Society for the Blind (JMS) records from the American Foundation for the Blind. Recker, a Lutheran minister who was visually impaired, was Secretary for Services to the Blind of the American Bible Society, New York, at the time this photo was taken.

Credit Line: AFB Migel Memorial Library Collection, 2009.24