Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind

Interview with Verna Bell

Date of Interview: 

Wed, 03/02/2005

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Subjects: 

American Printing House for the Blind, Employees, Braille, Printing presses, Stereotyping

Call Number: 

2006.13.11b

Verna Bell talks about working as a stereograph operator at the American Printing House for the Blind from 1957 until her retirement in the 1970s. She describes stereotyping and correcting braille printing plates for use on the presses. She also talks about making hand drawn illustrations for tooling, and about APH recreational activities.

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