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Anne as Teacher (1886-1904)

Teaching Helen Keller How to Speak

Still from Helen Keller in Her Story -- Anne explaining how Helen learned to speak

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This still picture is taken from the 1953 movie Helen Keller in Her Story. It shows Helen with her fingers pressed against Anne's right cheek and neck, illustrating the Tad-Oma method of speech training.

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