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The National Federation of the Blind Institutional Records : 1940-2011, undated

Author: National Federation of the Blind.; American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults.; Jacobus tenBroek Memorial Fund.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, publications, drafts, administrative files, case files, news clippings, legislative files, core documents, reference materials, speeches, fundraising materials, convention files, audio/video recordings, Braille documents, and miscellany documenting the interests, advocacy, and daily business of the national headquarters of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the oldest and largest national  Read more...
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Named Person: Frank Kurt Cylke; James Gashel; Kenneth Jernigan; Mary Ellen Jernigan; Raymond Kurzweil; Marc Maurer; Patricia Maurer; John Nagle; Newel Perry; Jacobus TenBroek
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: National Federation of the Blind.; American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults.; Jacobus tenBroek Memorial Fund.
OCLC Number: 741959794
Language Note: Materials primarily in English. A significant portion of the collection is in Grade 2 Braille.
Notes: Funded with support from The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), as part of the Bringing Blind History to Light project.
Information on the history of the National Federation of the Blind, the NFB Affiliates, the American Action Fund, and the Jacobus tenBroek Memorial Fund can be found in the Historical Sketch in the Guide to the National Federation of the Blind Institutional Records.
Detailed information on the scope and content of the collection can be found in the Guide to the National Federation of the Blind Institutional Records.
Description: approximately 1,758 linear ft. (including 108 filing cabinets, 289 Paige boxes, 100 Hollinger boxes, 45 banker's boxes, and 21 oversized folders)
Other Titles: NFB Institutional Records
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Correspondence, publications, drafts, administrative files, case files, news clippings, legislative files, core documents, reference materials, speeches, fundraising materials, convention files, audio/video recordings, Braille documents, and miscellany documenting the interests, advocacy, and daily business of the national headquarters of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the oldest and largest national membership organization of blind people in the United States. Collection also includes the records of the state affiliates of the NFB and its sister organizations: the American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults and the Jacobus tenBroek Memorial Fund. The NFB is an active organization and new records will be added as they become available.

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