The New York Institute For Special Education

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· Serving Students with Special Needs since 1831 ·

Artifacts and Technologies

The NYI Museum and Archive has a wide variety of devices, technologies, artifacts and materials used at the school many dating back to the 19th century. Some items were experimental and superceded by better approaches and techniques, but others are just as useful today as they were 150 years ago. 
History of Technology
for the Blind 
History of Technology for the Blind Presentation PDF
Presented at the Overbrook 175th Anniversary Technology Conference