The Perkins Institution for the Blind


Accession Number: 2007.24

Summary/Description: Book provides information about the history of the Perkins School for the Blind: its founding, source of names of buildings and cottages, the education of Laura Bridgman, and the "new" campus at Watertown. Includes a frontispiece of the Perkins tower and a photo of Samuel Gridley Howe, a student cottage, and the Jamaica Plain building. Tan paper over boards. Illustration of Perkins School for the Blind tower stamped in blue and black ink on front cover.

Author: Allen, Edward E.

Collection: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2007.24

Publisher: Privately printed

Publisher Place: Watertown, MA

Publish Date: 1924

Subjects: Schools for the blind and visually impaired Education -- Massachusetts

Physical Description: 65 p. : ill. ; 6 x 4 1/2 x 1/4 in.