Rockefeller Chapel

Rockefeller Chapel

Rockefeller Chapel
Blind Organist, 1940 2
IV: Student Activities
Frances Biery (left), a 26-year-old organist from Dayton, Indiana who is blind, converses via Braille with Geraldine Lawhorn (right), a deaf and blind young woman. Ms. Lawhorn came to visit Ms. Biery, who was practicing on the University of Chicago's organ for a concert in Rockefeller Chapel. Blind from the age of ten, Ms. Biery is writing a book about her school days in Dayton, and Ms. Lawhorn intends to take up writing too.
Biery, Frances | Lawhorn, Geraldine | Organists | Organ (Musical instrument) | Blind musicians
Davis, Myron, 1919-2010
Photographic prints; 24.8 x 19.5 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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