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Amos G. Draper stands on a stage signing the charter of Gallaudet College
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Title: Amos G. Draper Signs The Gallaudet College Charter
Creator: n/a
Date: 1913
Format: Photograph
Source: Gallaudet University Archives
Keywords: Advocacy; Amos Draper; Communication; Deaf; Demonstration; Education; Gallaudet University; Identity; Institutions; Media; National Association Of The Deaf; Schools; Sensory Disability; Sign Language; Washington, DC
Topics: Mass Media, Culture & The Arts; Social Movements & Advocacy
Note: Thanks to Douglas C. Baynton. This photograph first appeared in his book Forbidden Signs: American Culture and the Campaign against Sign Language (1996). It comes from a National Association of the Deaf film.