Historical images of UK deaf community



Collection of postcards containing images from the late 19th and early 20th century, focusing on deaf community people, life, worship and sign language. Postcards are particularly associated with London, and with the early work of the Royal Association for Deaf people.
Date made available15 Feb 2017
PublisherUniversity of Bristol


  • heritage
  • deaf church
  • association in aid of the deaf and dumb
  • 19th century
  • deaf community
  • sign language
  • deaf
  • deaf space
  • disability
  • royal association for deaf people
  • deaf club
  • history

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