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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 54

Certificate from Lebanese Government, The Lebanese Honorary Medal of Merit Certificate. 19 1/2" x 13 1/2", Lebanon. 05/15/1952. Artifact # 173

Item Date:  05/15/1952
Artifact item type:  Certificate
Artifact number:  173
Provenance:  Lebanese Government
Main description:  The Lebanese Honorary Medal of Merit Certificate
Country of origin:  Lebanon
Year of acquisition by Helen Keller:  05/15/1952
Person from first name:  Bachara
Person from middle initial:  K
Person from last name:  Khouri
Person from affiliation:  President of the Republic of Lebanon
Person to first name:  Helen
Person to last name:  Keller
Person to affiliation:  American Foundation for the Blind
Subject material search:  Paper
Additional details:  Another copy contained in the scroll case in box 54 - needs to be flattened
Size (inches):  19 1/2" x 13 1/2"
Attached:  Silver gilt medal
AFB acquisition date:  12/31/1968
Designation:  D2

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