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This petition from the Palermo branch Women’s Institute (WI) is one of a number of documents and photographs in Halton Heritage Services’ collection relating to WI branches throughout Halton Region. Now a worldwide organization, active in more…

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A Picht braillewriter, first developed by Oscar Picht in Germany, c.1899. Donated to the Canadian Science and Technology Museum in 1987 by Roland Galarneau.

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A typical pioneer cabin display, Halton Region Museum, 2006.

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Artifact No. 1969.0700.001

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Traditional signature quilt, white with red embroidery, Milton Methodist Church (now St. Paul’s United Church, Milton), c. 1920
Halton Region Heritage Services Collection

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A slate and stylus from the Canadian National Institute of the Blind (CNIB), Ottawa office

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A slate and stylus from the Canadian Printing for the Blind fonds of the Canadian Science and Technology Museum Library and Archives, collected by Ernst P. Hamm for the museum c. 1986. Object featured in Envisioning Technologies, a virtual exhibit…

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An early model of a punch-card reader to be used by computer programmers who were blind. Developed by Dr. James Swail at the NRC, c.1968.

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Cover, The Home Cook Book

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R.M. Wanzer Company, Wanzer F Sewing Machine Model, c.1875
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