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Helen Keller Artifact Collection

Detailed Description of the Collection


Series 8: Artifacts

Artifacts in the Helen Keller Archival Collection.

Bully Box 23


Medal from French Government, French Legion of Honor. 1 1/2", France. 53

  
Artifact item type:  Medal
Artifact number:  53
Provenance:  French Government
Main description:  French Legion of Honor
Country of origin:  France
Year of acquisition by Helen Keller:  06/21/1952
Person to first name:  Helen
Person to middle initial:  A
Person to last name:  Keller
Person to affiliation:  American Foundation for the Blind
Subject material search:  Enamel
Additional details:  White and green enamel with green wreath on red ribbon, in presentation case.
Size (inches):  1 1/2"
AFB acquisition date:  12/31/1968
Designation:  A

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