• Creator
  • Royal Normal College and Academy for the Blind
  • Created Date
  • 1860-1900
  • Description
  • A photograph of a Sloyd shop class at Royal Normal College for the Blind in Upper Norwood England. This form of hand training was started at the college in 1885, with the goal of teaching the students dexterity which is required by piano tuners in making repairs. Royal Normal College for the Blind, Upper Norwood, England. Accession: Prepared by and presented to Perkins Institution for the Blind by Lady Francis Campbell in memory of two pleasan... more
    A photograph of a Sloyd shop class at Royal Normal College for the Blind in Upper Norwood England. This form of hand training was started at the college in 1885, with the goal of teaching the students dexterity which is required by piano tuners in making repairs. Royal Normal College for the Blind, Upper Norwood, England. Accession: Prepared by and presented to Perkins Institution for the Blind by Lady Francis Campbell in memory of two pleasant years (1870-1872), spent in that Institution as teacher. less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Black and white photograph
  • Rights
  • Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA. Contact host institution for more information.