Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind

Interview with Waunda Cox

Date of Interview: 

Thu, 04/08/2004

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American Printing House for the Blind, Braille, Employees, Tactile graphics, Transcription

Call Number: 

2006.13.2

Waunda Cox talks about her work as a tactile graphics tooler, braille transcriber and copyholder at the American Printing House for the Blind. She discusses new technology used in braille and tactile graphics production, including the use of computers and the PEARL (Plate Embossing Apparatus for Raised Lines), and use of the carousel table in collating. She also describes breaktime in the APH cafeteria, and the 1988 Teamsters Union strike.

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