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Curator (Caretaker) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 452

Curator (Caretaker) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 452

Detail of an historiated initial 'C'(urator) of a teacher addressing three adults and pointing at three seated children. Image taken from f. 452 of Omne Bonum (Circumcisio-Dona Spiritui Sancti). Written in Latin.

In Honor of George Duplessis, Curator of Prints, Bibliothéque National

In Honor of George Duplessis, Curator of Prints, Bibliothéque National

Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris)

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer's Workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. where under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ord. Dept., U.S.A., and Curator of Armor at the Museum, armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits or armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and the good points brought to the museum were carefully inspected and the good points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Tachaux and his assistnat Sergt. Jacques Bartel, of the Ord. Dept. American soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. A corner of the armor hall in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The suits of armor are being studied by miltiary experts

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American soldiers. In the Armorer's Workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ordance Dept., U.S.A. and curator of armor at the Museum, where armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits of armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and the good points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Facheaux and his assistant Sergt. Jacques Bartel, of the Ordnance Dept. American soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. Old helmets on exhibition in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. These helmets are of Italian origin dating back to the 15th century. They are technically known as Saladebarbute, and are all of Milanese workmanship. The helmet on the extreme left is of classic design, and follows the fashion set by the ancient Greeks. These helmets are being studied by military experts so that the good points will not be lost in designing modern armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer's Workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y., under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ord. Dept., U.S.A. and Curator of Armor at the Museum, armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits of armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and thegood points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Tachaux and his assistant Sergt. Jacquest Bartel, of the Ord. Dept. American soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. Daniel Tachaux examining the construction of a suit of battle armor of the 16th century, to adopt its good points in designing modern armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer's workshop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. where, under the direction of Major Bashford Dean, Ord. Dept., U.S.A., and Curator of Armor at the Museum, armor for the American soldiers fighting in France is being designed. The suits of armor used in medieval times which many collectors have brought to the museum were carefully inspected and the good points brought to bear in fashioning this modern armor. The actual labor is being performed by Assistant Curator of Armor at the Museum, Daniel Tachaux and his assistant Sergt. Jacquest Bartel, of the Ord. Dept. american soldiers wearing this armor have gone into actual battle to test the effectiveness of the covering, and upon the result of the experiments depends whether the soldiers are to wear armor. Daniel Tachaux, who has been commissioned by the U.S. Governemnet to design protective armor for soldiers in the trenches, repairing a helmet of the 16th century

Armor - Armor - Designing armor for American Soldiers. In the Armorer'...

Photographer: Publishers Photo Ser. Armor - Armor

The First Lady with the White House Curator Clem Conger in the Red Room
Curator Clement Congor recieves Rudy's Book on Chinook Indians

Curator Clement Congor recieves Rudy's Book on Chinook Indians

Carter White House Photographs: Presidential

Curator Clement Congor Receives Rudy's Book Chinook Indians

Curator Clement Congor Receives Rudy's Book Chinook Indians

Carter White House Photographs: Presidential

Painting presentation to Curator's office

Painting presentation to Curator's office

Carter White House Photographs: Presidential

Major General (MGEN) William H. Schneider, commander, 25th Infantry Division, receives a gift from Mr. Kap-Chong Chi, curator of the Korean War Museum

Major General (MGEN) William H. Schneider, commander, 25th Infantry Di...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Suwon Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Camera Operator: Al Chang, Dac Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital ... more

CMDR John M. Kelly, center, poses for a photograph with, from left, ENS Brandon Fausti, ENS Jon Shoemaker and Robert Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy. Kelly is the prospective commanding officer of the guided missile destroyer JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG-53), standing in the ways in the background. The vessel will be christened and launched at the Bath Iron Works Shipyard on October 26th.

CMDR John M. Kelly, center, poses for a photograph with, from left, EN...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine(ME) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator: Don S. Montgomery, USN (Ret.) Release Status: Released to Pu... more

Robert F. Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy discusses a display of John Paul Jones' personal possessions with RADM George A. Huchting, direct reporting program manager for Aegis. The collection is on display at Bath Iron Works Shipyard for the christening and launch of the guided missile destroyer JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG-53) which will take place on Oct. 26th.

Robert F. Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine(ME) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator: Don S. Montgomery, USN (Ret.) Release Status: Released to Pu... more

Robert F. Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy, answers questions for the media during a press conference prior to the christening and launch of the guided missile destroyer JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG-53). The event will take place at Bath Iron Works Shipyard on October 26th. Standing beside a display case containing personal possessions of the naval hero John Paul Jones are ENS Brandon Fausti, left, and ENS Jon Shoemaker.

Robert F. Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine(ME) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Steve Briggs Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

ENS Brandon Fausti, ENS Jon Shoemaker and Robert F. Sumrall, curator of ships models for the U.S. Naval Academy, pose for a photograph beside a display case containing personal possessions of naval hero John Paul Jones. The collection is on display at Bath Iron Works Shipyard for the christening and launch of the guided missile destroyer JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG-53) which will take place on Oct. 26th.

ENS Brandon Fausti, ENS Jon Shoemaker and Robert F. Sumrall, curator o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine(ME) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator: Don S. Montgomery, USN (Ret.) Release Status: Released to Pu... more

Mr. Buck Rigg, Eighth Air Force Museum curator exchanges a goodwill gift with Brucie Juare, a civilian Russian photographer in support of the Russian visit

Mr. Buck Rigg, Eighth Air Force Museum curator exchanges a goodwill gi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Barksdale Air Force Base State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. Gerald Currington Relea... more

Former US President George Bush tours the Dover Air Force Base Museum with narrator Jim Leech, Dover Air Force Base Museum Curator, while on his visit to Dover, Delaware on September 27, 2000

Former US President George Bush tours the Dover Air Force Base Museum ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dover State: Delaware (DE) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: William M. Plate Jr., USAF CIV. Release Status: Releas... more

Portrait of William Allman, White House Assistant Curator

Portrait of William Allman, White House Assistant Curator

This black-and-white photograph is part of a White House Photo Office project on White House Residence Staff. Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration

Terry Riley, the New York Museum of Modern Art CHIEF Curator of Design and Architecture, shows the drawings of the finalists of the Pentagon Memorial Design Competition at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., on Oct. 17, 2005. OSD Package No. 00670 (DOD PHOTO by Robert D. Ward) (Released)

Terry Riley, the New York Museum of Modern Art CHIEF Curator of Design...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pentagon State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Robert D. Ward, Dod Release Status: Rel... more

Heritage Center Museum Curator Mr. Jay Prichard, briefs Mrs. Beccy Lord on Cold War artifacts archived at the Vandenberg Air Force Base (AFB)'s Heritage Center

Heritage Center Museum Curator Mr. Jay Prichard, briefs Mrs. Beccy Lor...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Vandenberg Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: AFSPC Scene Camera Operator:... more

Museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg (right) and his brother Art Rigg, who built the 1/6th scale model of a Douglas O-6 Observation aircraft and donated it to the Eighth Air Force Museum, Barksdale Air Force Base (AFB), Louisiana (LA), in memory of their father, Lieutenant Colonel (LCOL) H.M. "Hal" Rigg. This is the type of aircraft that Lieutenant (LT) Eugene Hoy Barksdale, namesake of Barksdale AFB, flew on Aug 11, 1926 over McCook Field, Dayton Ohio (OH) testing the airplane for spin characteristics, and attempted to bailout when he could not recover from a flat spin. His parachute became entangled in the wing's brace wires and fell to his death. Barksdale AFB celebrated its 70th...

Museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg (right) and his brother Art Rigg,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg (right) and his brother Art Rigg, who built the 1/6th scale model of a Douglas O-6 Observat... more

Art Rigg, brother of museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg, poses by the 1/6th scale model of a Douglas O-6 Observation aircraft he built and donated to the Eighth Air Force Museum, Barksdale Air Force Base (AFB), Louisiana (LA), in memory of their father, Lieutenant Colonel (LCOL) H.M. "Hal" Rigg. This is the type of aircraft that Lieutenant (LT) Eugene Hoy Barksdale, namesake of Barksdale AFB, flew on Aug 11, 1926 over McCook Field, Dayton Ohio (OH) testing the airplane for spin characteristics, and attempted to bailout when he could not recover from a flat spin. His parachute became entangled in the wing's brace wires and fell to his death. Barksdale AFB celebrated its 70th...

Art Rigg, brother of museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg, poses by th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Art Rigg, brother of museum curator Harold D. "Buck" Rigg, poses by the 1/6th scale model of a Douglas O-6 Observation aircraft ... more

Dr. Gary Leiser, PH.D. (left), Museum Curator at the Travis Air Museum, shows Mr. & Mrs. Robert Mondavi (left), Owners of the Robert Mondavi Winery, the model of the new "Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum," during the Mondavis tour at Travis Air Force Base (AFB), California (CA)

Dr. Gary Leiser, PH.D. (left), Museum Curator at the Travis Air Museum...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Kristina P. Cilia, CIV Release Statu... more

A US Army (USA) Soldier assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB) stands with Mr. Dhief Muhsen (background), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in Southern Iraq, and looks over the site, during a tour conducted during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Army (USA) Soldier assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (foreground right), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in Southern Iraq, escorts a group of US Army (USA) Soldiers assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB), on a tour of the 6,000-year old temple, referenced in the bible as the birthplace of Abram

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (foreground right), the son of the curator for the Ur...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Mr. Dhief Muhsen, the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in Southern Iraq, escorts a group of US Army (USA) Soldiers assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB), on a tour of the 6,000-year old temple, referenced in the bible as the birthplace of Abram

Mr. Dhief Muhsen, the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (center), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in Southern Iraq, escorts US Army (USA) Soldiers assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB), on a tour of the 6,000-year old temple, referenced in the bible as the birthplace of Abram

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (center), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (center), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, located in Southern Iraq, escorts US Army (USA) Soldiers assigned to the 402nd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB), on a tour of the 6,000-year old temple, referenced in the bible as the birthplace of Abram

Mr. Dhief Muhsen (center), the son of the curator for the Ur Temple, l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Iraqi curator Dhief Muhsen, left, guides US Air Force (USAF) Vice CHIEF of STAFF (VCS) General (GEN) Robert Foglesong, center and Vice Wing Commander, Colonel (COL) Kevin Williams, around the Ziggurat during a visit to Tallil Air Base (AB), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi curator Dhief Muhsen, left, guides US Air Force (USAF) Vice CHIE...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tallil Air Base State: Dhi Qar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: CENTCOM Scene Camera Oper... more

Iraqi curator Dhief Muhsen, points out items of interest to US Air Force (USAF) Vice CHIEF of STAFF (VCS) General (GEN) Robert Foglesong, second from left and Vice Wing Commander, Colonel (COL) Kevin Williams, right, at the Ziggurat during a visit to Tallil Air Base (AB), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Iraqi curator Dhief Muhsen, points out items of interest to US Air For...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRAQI FREEDOM Base: Tallil Air Base State: Dhi Qar Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: CENTCOM Scene Camera Oper... more

Curator for the USS Constitution Museum, Sarah Watkins (right), describes the Constitution's rigging to Secretary of the Navy, Gordon R. England (left) and British Ambassador, Sir David Manning during a tour of the museum. The Boston visit focused on the close tie between the US and Royal Navys partnership, a key element in the global war on terrorism

Curator for the USS Constitution Museum, Sarah Watkins (right), descri...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Boston State: Massachusetts (MA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: 040625-N-2568S-006 Scene Camera Operator: JO... more

Portrait of Melissa Naulin, White House Assistant Curator

Portrait of Melissa Naulin, White House Assistant Curator

This black-and-white photograph is part of a White House Photo Office project on White House Residence Staff. Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration

Portrait of Lydia Tedrick, White House Assistant Curator

Portrait of Lydia Tedrick, White House Assistant Curator

This black-and-white photograph is part of a White House Photo Office project on White House Residence Staff. Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration

Mrs. Laura Bush and White House Curator Bill Allman Observe Lincoln Bedroom Renovations

Mrs. Laura Bush and White House Curator Bill Allman Observe Lincoln Be...

In this photograph Mrs. Laura Bush and White House Curator Bill Allman observe the installation of window fixtures in the Lincoln Bedroom of the White House. Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receives a description of an ancient artifact at the Larco Museum by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco in Lima, Peru (PER), on Aug. 17, 2005.  The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stonewall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receive...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), Secretary of Defense, receives a description of the Larco Museum by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco in Lima, Peru (PER), on Aug. 17, 2005.   The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stone- wall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), Secretary of Defense, receiv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), Secretary of Defense, receives a description of the Larco museum by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco in Lima, Peru (PER) on Aug. 17, 2005.   The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stonewall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), Secretary of Defense, receiv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receives a description of an ancient artifact at the Larco Museum by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco in Lima, Peru (PER), on Aug. 17, 2005.  The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stonewall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receive...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receives a description of an ancient artifact at the Larco Museum by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco in Lima, Peru (PER), on Aug. 17, 2005.  The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stonewall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), Secretary of Defense, receive...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

Trans-Mississippi Exposition, Smithsonian Exhibit

Trans-Mississippi Exposition, Smithsonian Exhibit

Description: At the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha, a close up view of a case containing minerals and shells, part of the Smithsonian exhibit. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S... more

SIA2008-2163

SIA2008-2163

90-105, 9, Portraits Gui-Guz; Helen Cowen Gunsaulus (1886-1954) was curator of Japanese prints at the Art Institute of Chicago.

SIA2008-2161

SIA2008-2161

90-105, 9, Portraits Gui-Guz; Helen Cowen Gunsaulus (1886-1954) was curator of Japanese prints at the Art Institute of Chicago.

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (center left), Secretary of Defense, is escorted by curator Andres Alverez Calderon Larco (far left) and other Peruvian officials through the Larco museum in Lima, Peru (PER) on Aug. 17, 2005. The museum boasts the best archeological preservations technology in Peru and is designed in a stonewall fort pentagon shape, which was built to repel attacks from pirates and privateers.  Secretary Rumsfeld is touring parts of Latin America to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the region.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (center left), Secretary of Defense, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lima Country: Peru (PER) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USA Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

Johan Löfgren, Curator / intendent

Johan Löfgren, Curator / intendent

Johan Löfgren is a curator at The Naval Museum in Karlskrona, Sweden. He can tell you just about everything there is to know about the collections. ..Johan Löfgren är intendent på Marinmuseum i Karlskrona. Han ... more

Curators hand with glove / Intendenthand med vante

Curators hand with glove / Intendenthand med vante

The hand of a curator on the Naval museum showing that gloves are used when objects are handled. ..En intendentshand från Marinmuseum som visar att vantar används när föremålen hanteras.

Who Can Name Them All?

Who Can Name Them All?

Busts of famous men being examined by the Blind,1913...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several handling sessions for the... more

Prehistoric Canoe

Prehistoric Canoe

Several blind children and their teacher are sitting in the prehistoric dug out canoe. The canoe was discovered in the River Wear at South Hylton in 1888. ..Photograph taken at Sunderland Museum and Art Gallery... more

River Wear Bridges

River Wear Bridges

Blind visitors to Sunderland Museum, examining models of the old and new bridge across the river Wear...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Mu... more

Officers and Privates

Officers and Privates

Two blind men examining a German Saw Bayonet. The man on the left is wearing a German Officer's Iron Cross of the First Class on his chest and to the right, the man is wearing an Iron Cross of a Brunswick Priva... more

Locomotive

Locomotive

Sighted guides showing a model locomotive to the blind visitors at Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised s... more

Examination

Examination

Blind visitors examining arms and armour at the Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several handling ses... more

Soldiers Wear

Soldiers Wear

3 blind women examining articles worn by soldiers at Sunderland Museums, 1913...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several ... more

Weapons

Weapons

Blind visitors inspecting illuminating and extinguishing weapons at Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised ... more

'Seeing' a Polar Bear

'Seeing' a Polar Bear

Here are three blind children examining a mounted polar bear at Sunderland Museum. ..“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised sev... more

"My Daddy Wears one of These"

"My Daddy Wears one of These"

"My Daddy wears one of these" (Sunderlands Blind Schoolmaster - Mr James Smith, M.A. - and one of his scholars)...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sun... more

Coronation Chair

Coronation Chair

The blind visitors in this photograph at Sunderland Museum, are examining an exact model of the Coronation chair...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Su... more

Portland Vase

Portland Vase

Blind visitors to Sunderland Museum 'seeing' a copy of the Portland Vase through touch...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised... more

In The Stocks

In The Stocks

Blind men who chose to sit in the stocks from Bishopwearmouth Green...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several handling s... more

Sunderland Memorial

Sunderland Memorial

Blind people of Sunderland "seeing" what their Town's War memorial is to be like, by feeling a model one-tenth of its full size. The woman lost her sight through a Zeppelin raid on the town, in April, 1916. 30/... more

Gas Masks

Gas Masks

3 men examining and wearing some British and German Gas Masks...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several handling session... more

Arms and Armour

Arms and Armour

3 blind children are wearing and examining arms and armour at the Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised se... more

"This Fell Beside our House"

"This Fell Beside our House"

"this fell beside our house" (A Zeppelin Incendiary)..A young boy 'seeing' the object through touch at Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curat... more

Silver Table Service

Silver Table Service

This shows replicas in silver of the Queen's Doll's House Table Service compared with the size of a shilling at the top left corner. These were handled by blind children and adults at Sunderland Museum. ..“To t... more

The Queens Silver

The Queens Silver

Replicas in silver of the Queen's Doll's House Table Service, being shown to the blind children at Sunderland Museum. 8th jan 1926..“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a for... more

Nativity

Nativity

Dec 1924. A group of blind people in various costumes (shepherds and angels) in a yard beside some large corrugated iron buildings. The photo is asociated with the photos of visits to Sunderland Museum by Sunde... more

Hayfield Here We Come

Hayfield Here We Come

Sunderland blind children in a hayfield with their carers. 18 of the 22 had never been in one before and several had not been in a motor. All but one, felt the shape of a cow for the first time, and were alarme... more

Charabanc Outing

Charabanc Outing

July 1924. Children from Sunderland School for the blind going on an excursion to the hayfields. The charabanc is parked outside the Central Library and Museum in Sunderland. Many of the children had never been... more

'Seeing' Buddha

'Seeing' Buddha

How we show our museums to the blind. Boys examining a Buddha at Sunderland Museum back in 1913...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, ... more

Little Piggy

Little Piggy

Two young blind girls are examining the mounted pig through touch at Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised... more

Models on Display

Models on Display

Models made by the blind children who visited Sunderland Museum and were able to touch the exhibits. These models then were displayed in a cabinet at Sunderland Museum. Propped up against this are two boards wi... more

Collection Models

Collection Models

1913, Models made by the blind children on visits to Sunderland Museum, in which they were allowed to touch the exhibits.The models were made 5 weeks later and made at Sunderland Council Blind School...“To them... more

Potters Wheel

Potters Wheel

The blind visitors to Sunderland Museum are using a potter's wheel and clay.1913..“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised severa... more

Skeleton

Skeleton

Here is an example of a blind person "seeing" through touch of a skeleton at Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, o... more

Human Skeleton

Human Skeleton

Blind adults are listening to a short lecture at Sunderland Museum before examining a human skeleton.1913..“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland... more

Experimenting Through Touch

Experimenting Through Touch

Experimenting in the production of pottery by the blind...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several handling sessions for ... more

'Seeing' the Aeroplane

'Seeing' the Aeroplane

A blind girl and boy holding a model aeroplane at Sunderland Museum. 19/12/1924..“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderland Museum, organised several... more

A Girl 'Seeing'

A Girl 'Seeing'

Here is a young girl who is blind - examining mounted birds at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens...Charlton Deas, curator at Sunderland Museum was a pioneer in making museums accessible to disabled people, e... more

'Seeing' for the First Time

'Seeing' for the First Time

A group of children from the Council School for the blind are holding various objects from Sunderland Museum...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunder... more

Reptiles

Reptiles

Blind visitors to Sunderland Museum are handling the reptile specimens, including the crocodile and shells...“To them, their fingers are eyes”..From 1913, John Alfred Charlton Deas, a former curator at Sunderla... more