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Poster showing men blinded while working without goggles.
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Title: Goggles Vs. Blindness
From: Eye Accidents In Industries
Original caption: Goggles vs. Blindness.

These men refused to be bothered with goggles.

Goggles and helmets prevent injury to furnace men, welders, etc. exposed to intense and injurious light rays.

You can soon get used to goggles. But you cant get used to blindness!
Creator: n/a
Date: November 1916
Format: Poster
Publication: Second Annual Report of the National Commitee for the Prevention of Blindness
Publisher: National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness, New York
Source: Mount Holyoke College Library
Location: p.26
Keywords: Accident; Advocacy; Blind; Industry; Labor; Labor & Commerce; Prevention; Public Health; Safety; Sensory Disability; Service Organizations; Work
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Social Movements & Advocacy

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