The Cleveland Society for the Blind, 1906-1960


Accession Number: 2002.114

Summary/Description: Blue-gray clothbound boards with gilt-stamped lettering and society emblem on the front cover and gilt-stamped lettering on the spine. Frontispiece photo of Caesar A. Grasselli (1850-1927), who donated his home to the Society; includes other photos of members, volunteers, contributors, and facilities; 4 appendices provide: a list of recommendations for the society, a list of volunteers awarded citations in 1956, the names of the board of trustee members from 1941-1961, and the names of the officers from 1943-1961. A handwritten inscription in ink on the front free endpaper is dated 1/4/1963 and reads: "Mr. and Mrs. Edward Schultz, in appreciation of your interest and assistance to the Society. C. B. Dolan." Cleo B. Dolan was appointed executive director of the society in 1958.

Collection: Reference Collection

Credit Line: Museum Purchase

Publisher: Cleveland Society for the Blind

Publisher Place: Cleveland, OH

Publish Date: 1961

Subjects: Blind Rehabilitation Services for the blind and visually impaired

Physical Description: 275 p. : ill. ; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1 in.