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Linda Siple collecton on the portrayal of ASL interpreters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0164
Overview Materials related to Linda Siple's research study of deaf characters and interpreters. Linda Siple is a professor in the ASL-English Interpretation Program at RIT/NTID. The collection includes VHS tapes of television programs and movies featuring deaf character and interpreters that she used for research.
Dates: 1948-1997

Big Town television script

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0130
Overview Script for an episode of the Gross-Krasne Productions television show Big Town entitled Justice is Mute, release #80, season 4. Big Town was a television series that aired from 1950-1956. This episode has the interpreter for a deaf-mute character not acting in the best interest of the character and conspiring to victimize him.
Dates: 29 September 1953

The Chautauqua Salute handkerchief

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0179
Overview Collection is a 21" x 21" fabric square used by a local interpreting organization at a workshop to explain the history of waving a handkerchief to signal applause from a deaf audience.
Dates: Undated