Illinois Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb, Class of 1885

Title

Illinois Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb, Class of 1885

Subject

Illinois Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb
Illinois--Jacksonville
Children
Schools
Students

Description

The children and faculty of the school gather for a class photo. The Illinois Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb opened in 1846 in Jacksonville, housing children across the state who were hard-of-hearing. It was later renamed the Illinois School for the Deaf (ISD).

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

402706
Nora Belle Hewitt Collection

Original Format

albumen print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

15 x 23 cm

Citation

“Illinois Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb, Class of 1885,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed June 26, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/26831.