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Helen Keller EAD

Helen Keller Archives


Detailed Description of the Collection


Series 2: Writing by and about Helen Keller
1888 - 1983
22 Boxes

This series contains correspondence, manuscripts, and speeches. These materials are of particular interest to scholars of literary history. The subject files are organized in alphabetical order as follows: Bibliography, Biographer, Book Burning, Publishers, Speeches, Writing about Helen Keller, Writing by Helen Keller (other than speeches). Subject files of particular interest include Book Burning, which discusses the burning of Keller's books in Germany in 1933. The Publishers subject files, spanning the years 1895 to 1982 include correspondence with companies such as Century Magazine and Doubleday & Company. Correspondents include Frank N. Doubleday, Richard W. Gilder, Robert Lutz, Anne Sullivan Macy, John A. Macy, Ken McCormick, and Walter Page. Discussion surrounds copyright, royalties, and foreign translations of Keller's work. Series 2 also includes drafts, manuscripts, and correspondence resulting from her books and articles; these are organized alphabetically by title. This series also includes four hundred seventy-five speeches that Keller made between 1902 and 1961 on topics such as faith, rehabilitation, blindness prevention, birth control, philosophy, and atomic energy.

Box 210 Folder 1

Bibliography
1936 - 1981


Box 210 Folder 2

Biographer: Proposed
1970


Box 210 Folder 3

Book Burning
1933


Box 210 Folder 4

Publisher: Century Magazine (New York Public Library Collection)
1895 - 1909


Box 210 Folder 5

Publisher: Century Magazine
1895 - 1972


Box 210 Folder 6

Publisher: Doubleday & Company
1902 - 1919


Box 210 Folder 7

Publisher: Doubleday & Company
1921 - 1930


Box 210 Folder 8

Publisher: Doubleday & Company
1931 - 1949


Box 210 Folder 9

Publisher: Doubleday & Company
1950 - 1982


Box 211 Folder 1

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
1903 - 1978


Box 211 Folder 2

Publisher: Lutz, Robert
1903 - 1906


Box 211 Folder 3

Publisher: Lutz, Robert
1907 - 1912


Box 211 Folder 4

Publisher: Lutz, Robert
1913 - 1919


Box 211 Folder 5

Publisher: Lutz, Robert / Schramm, Otto
1920 - 1972


Box 211 Folder 6

Publisher: Lutz, Robert / Schramm, Otto
1907


Box 211 Folder 7

Publisher: General
1910 - 1965


Box 212 Folder 1

Speeches
1902 - 1906


Box 212 Folder 2

Speeches
1911 - 1915


Box 212 Folder 3

Speeches
1916 - 1917


Box 212 Folder 4

Speeches
1918 - 1919


Box 212 Folder 5

Speeches
1920 - 1922


Box 212 Folder 6

Speeches
1924 - 1925


Box 212 Folder 7

Speeches
1926 - 1927


Box 212 Folder 8

Speeches
1928


Box 212 Folder 9

Speeches
1929 - 1930


Box 212 Folder 10

Speeches
1931


Box 212 Folder 11

Speeches
1932


Box 213 Folder 1

Speeches
1933 - 1934


Box 213 Folder 2

Speeches
1935 - 1938


Box 213 Folder 3

Speeches
1942 - 1945


Box 213 Folder 4

Speeches
1946


Box 213 Folder 5

Speeches
1947


Box 213 Folder 6

Speeches: United States
1948


Box 213 Folder 7

Speeches: Australia
1948


Box 213 Folder 8

Speeches: Australia (miscellaneous)
1948


Box 213 Folder 9

Speeches: New Zealand
1948


Box 213 Folder 10

Speeches: Japan, September - October 1948
1948


Box 213 Folder 11

Speeches: (International - miscellaneous)
1948


Box 213 Folder 12

Speeches
1949


Box 213 Folder 13

Speeches
1950


Box 213 Folder 14

Speeches: South Africa, March - May 1951
1951


Box 214 Folder 1

Speeches: South Africa, March - May 1951
1951


Box 214 Folder 2

Speeches: M. C. Migel Award to Colonel E. A. Baker, June 12, 1951
1951


Box 214 Folder 3

Speeches: Ambrose Shotwell Award, June 29, 1951
1951


Box 214 Folder 4

Speeches: In a church (unidentified)
1951


Box 214 Folder 5

Speeches: General - United States
1952


Box 214 Folder 6

Speeches: United States - Jewish organizations
1952


Box 214 Folder 7

Speeches: Near East, April - June 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 8

Speeches: Egypt, April 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 9

Speeches: Lebanon, April - May 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 10

Speeches: Jordan, May 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 11

Speeches: Syria, May 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 12

Speeches: Israel/Palestine, May - June 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 13

Speeches: Sorbonne, Paris, June 21, 1952
1952


Box 214 Folder 14

Speeches: England
1952


Box 214 Folder 15

Speeches: United States, January - February 1953
1953


Box 214 Folder 16

Speeches: Latin America
1953


Box 214 Folder 17

Speeches: Latin America (miscellaneous), May - June 1953
1953


Box 214 Folder 18

Speeches: United States, July - December 1953
1953


Box 214 Folder 19

Speeches: United States, May - June 1954
1954


Box 214 Folder 20

Speeches: Far East, February - June 1955
1955


Box 215 Folder 1

Speeches: United States
1956


Box 215 Folder 2

Speeches: Canada, January 1957
1957


Box 215 Folder 3

Speeches: United States
1957


Box 215 Folder 4

Speeches: Scandinavia, May - June 1957
1957


Box 215 Folder 5

Speeches: Scandinavia (miscellaneous), May - June 1957
1957


Box 215 Folder 6

Speeches: Rotary International
1957


Box 215 Folder 7

Speeches: United States
1960 - 1961


Box 215 Folder 8

Speeches: Incomplete "Aguecheek"
No Date


Box 215 Folder 9

Speeches: Angell, Sir Norman
No Date


Box 215 Folder 10

Speeches: Art of Achievement, The
No Date


Box 215 Folder 11

Speeches: Children of Atlanta
No Date


Box 215 Folder 12

Speeches: Atomic Energy Control
No Date


Box 215 Folder 13

Speeches: Be not simply good, be good for something
No Date


Box 215 Folder 14

Speeches: Cook, Frederick A.
No Date


Box 215 Folder 15

Speeches: Deaf Children, For
No Date


Box 215 Folder 16

Speeches: Disabled, The
No Date


Box 215 Folder 17

Speeches: Happiness
No Date


Box 215 Folder 18

Speeches: Houston, Texas
No Date


Box 215 Folder 19

Speeches: It is delightful
No Date


Box 215 Folder 20

Speeches: Lions Club of Philadelphia
No Date


Box 216 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: A - General (author or publisher)
1906 - 1968


Box 216 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: American Foundation for the Blind
1934 - 1955


Box 216 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: American Foundation for the Blind
1960 - 1971


Box 216 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: American Foundation for the Blind
1973 - 1983


Box 216 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: B - General (author or publisher)
1906 - 1956


Box 216 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: B - General (author or publisher)
1957 - 1985


Box 216 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: Barry, Joseph A.
1950


Box 217 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: Bleich, David
1971


Box 217 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: Brooks, Van Wyck
1940 - 1949


Box 217 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: Brooks, Van Wyck
1950 - 1953


Box 217 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: Brooks, Van Wyck
1954 - 1959


Box 217 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: Brooks, Van Wyck
1960 - 1979


Box 217 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Brooks, Van Wyck - Publications, articles, press clippings
1954 - 1968


Box 217 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: C - General
1906 - 1952


Box 217 Folder 8

Writing about Helen Keller: C - General (author or publisher)
1956 - 1984


Box 217 Folder 9

Writing about Helen Keller: Carnahan, Ann
1960


Box 217 Folder 10

Writing about Helen Keller: Children's Press
1967


Box 218 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: Christie, Jean
1890 - 1984


Box 218 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: D - General (author or publisher)
1920 - 1957


Box 218 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: D - General (author or publisher)
1960 - 1972


Box 218 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: E - General (author or publisher)
1952 - 1955


Box 218 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: F - General (author or publisher)
1904 - 1965


Box 218 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: G - General (author or publisher)
1927 - 1956


Box 218 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: Gensel, Julius
1907 - 1947


Box 218 Folder 8

Writing about Helen Keller: H - General (author or publisher)
1888 - 1973


Box 218 Folder 9

Writing about Helen Keller: Hickok, Lorena A.
1957 - 1958


Box 219 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: I - J General (author or publisher)
1933 - 1973


Box 219 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: K - General (author or publisher)
1930 - 1979


Box 219 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: Kaiser-Braun, Margrit
1956 - 1957


Box 219 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: L - General (author or publisher)
1913 - 1983


Box 219 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1975 - 1977


Box 219 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1978


Box 219 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1979


Box 219 Folder 8

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1979 - 1980


Box 219 Folder 9

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher," press kit
1980


Box 219 Folder 10

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher," publicity
1980


Box 220 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1980


Box 220 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher"
1981 - 1982


Box 220 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: Lash, Joseph P. "Helen and Teacher" TV Special (script)
1983


Box 220 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: M - General (author or publisher)
1897 - 1979


Box 220 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: Marston, Doris R.
1931 - 1945


Box 220 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Martin, Ralph G.
1960 - 1977


Box 221 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: N - General (author or publisher)
1924 - 1969


Box 221 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: National Enyclopedia of American Biography
1913 - 1974


Box 221 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: O - General (author or publisher)
1903 - 1961


Box 221 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: P - General (author or publisher)
1908 - 1984


Box 221 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: Paul, Charlotte
1948


Box 221 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Peare, Catherine O. "The Helen Keller Story"
1958 - 1969


Box 221 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: Porter, Edna "Double Blossoms"
1927 - 1932


Box 221 Folder 8

Writing about Helen Keller: R - General (author or publisher)
1910 - 1969


Box 221 Folder 9

Writing about Helen Keller: Robins, Rae "Helen Keller - Master of the Blind"
1956 - 1957


Box 221 Folder 10

Writing about Helen Keller: Rosalsky, Sara A.
1956 - 1972


Box 221 Folder 11

Writing about Helen Keller: Ross, Ishbel "Journey Into Light"
1950 - 1975


Box 222 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: S - General (author or publisher)
1888 - 1934


Box 222 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: S - General (author or publisher)
1935 - 1952


Box 222 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: S - General (author or publisher)
1953 - 1984


Box 222 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: Steele, Winthrop
1946 - 1962


Box 222 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: T - General (author or publisher)
1916 - 1975


Box 222 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Taylor, Eugene
1978 - 1985


Box 222 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: U - General (author or publisher)
1959


Box 222 Folder 8

Writing about Helen Keller: V - General (author or publisher)
1919 - 1955


Box 222 Folder 9

Writing about Helen Keller: W - General (author or publisher)
1910 - 1973


Box 223 Folder 1

Writing about Helen Keller: Weiner, Margery
1970


Box 223 Folder 2

Writing about Helen Keller: "Who's Who in America"
1952 - 1969


Box 223 Folder 3

Writing about Helen Keller: "Who's Who" - General
1951 - 1967


Box 223 Folder 4

Writing about Helen Keller: Wolfard, Esther A.
1966


Box 223 Folder 5

Writing about Helen Keller: Y - General (author or publisher)
1953 - 1969


Box 223 Folder 6

Writing about Helen Keller: Z - General (author or publisher)
1952 - 1956


Box 223 Folder 7

Writing about Helen Keller: Unknown authors (and dates)
No Date


Box 223 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: A - General
1893 - 1961


Box 223 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: B - General
1909 - 1957


Box 223 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Bell, Alexander Graham
No Date


Box 223 Folder 11

Writing by Helen Keller: Braille, Louis (various articles)
1951 - 1952


Box 223 Folder 12

Writing by Helen Keller: Braille, the Magic Wand of the Blind
1929


Box 224 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: C - General
1905 - 1934


Box 224 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: Chant of Darkness, A
1909 - 1981


Box 224 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: D - General
1927


Box 224 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: E - General
1932 - 1955


Box 224 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Epic of Courage, An: "See"
1946


Box 224 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: F - General
1909 - 1977


Box 224 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: G - General
1931 - 1964


Box 224 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: God Is Life
No Date


Box 224 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: H - General
1906 - 1974


Box 224 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Helen Keller in Scotland
1932 - 1933


Box 224 Folder 11

Writing by Helen Keller: Helen Keller's Journal, November 4, 1936 - April, 14, 1937
1936 - 1937


Box 225 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: Home Magazine
1930 - 1932


Box 225 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: Home Magazine
1933 - 1935


Box 225 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: I - General
1926 - 1966


Box 225 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: J - General
1932 - 1971


Box 225 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Mainichi Newspaper, Japan
1948


Box 225 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: Japan, discarded fragments
1949


Box 225 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: Jottings on Russia
1917 - 1921


Box 225 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: Journals
1897 - 1899


Box 225 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: L - General
1928 - 1960


Box 225 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: M - General
1888 - 1962


Box 226 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: Manuscript, (one of three saved from fire at Arcan Ridge)
1946


Box 226 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: Manuscript, (a second of three saved from Arcan Ridge fire)
1946


Box 226 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: Manuscript, (the third of three saved from Arcan Ridge fire)
1946


Box 226 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: Manuscript saved from Arcan Ridge fire, (photocopy)
1946


Box 226 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (correspondence)
1929 - 1984


Box 226 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (press clippings)
1928 - 1929


Box 226 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (press clippings)
1930


Box 226 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (braille and typewritten manuscript)
1928


Box 226 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (draft)
1928 - 1929


Box 226 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (draft)
1928 - 1929


Box 226 Folder 11

Writing by Helen Keller: Midstream (draft)
1928 - 1929


Box 227 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: My Animal Friends
1923


Box 227 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: My Experiences in Latin America
1954


Box 227 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: My Future As I See It
1904


Box 227 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: My Hindi Book of Verses
1955 - 1957


Box 227 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: My Latest Visit to Europe
1948


Box 227 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: My Luminous Universe
1956


Box 227 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: My Religion (correspondence)
1926 - 1949


Box 227 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: My Religion (correspondence)
1953 - 1975


Box 227 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: My Religion (press clippings and reviews)
1926 - 1929


Box 227 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: My Religion
1926


Box 228 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: My Tour Around the Globe
1955


Box 228 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: My Work in the Near East
1953


Box 228 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: N - General
1893 - 1951


Box 228 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: O - General
1908 - 1957


Box 228 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Open Door, The
1957


Box 228 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: Open Door, The (press clippings)
1957


Box 228 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: Optimism (correspondence)
1903 - 1924


Box 228 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: Optimism
1903 - 1904


Box 228 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: Optimism
1910


Box 228 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Out of the Dark
1913 - 1923


Box 228 Folder 11

Writing by Helen Keller: P - General
1928 - 1957


Box 228 Folder 12

Writing by Helen Keller: Plea for the Blind, A
1914 - 1977


Box 228 Folder 13

Writing by Helen Keller: Poetry (childhood)
1889


Box 229 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations (A-C)
1894 - 1961


Box 229 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations (D-F)
1924 - 1984


Box 229 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations (G-N)
1905 - 1964


Box 229 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations (P-Z) and general
1923 - 1964


Box 229 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations (miscellaneous)
1933 - 1973


Box 229 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: R - General
1908 - 1953


Box 229 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: Red Cross Magazine
1919


Box 229 Folder 8

Writing by Helen Keller: S - General
1904 - 1954


Box 229 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: Song of the Stone Wall
1908 - 1925


Box 229 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Song of the Stone Wall
1910 - 1911


Box 230 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: Story of Helen Keller, The
1892 - 1970


Box 230 Folder 2

Story of My Life, The: Publication - General
1902 - 1978


Box 230 Folder 3

Story of My Life, The : Publication - Century Company
1902


Box 230 Folder 4

Story of My Life, The: Publication - Doubleday & Company
1903 - 1976


Box 230 Folder 5

Story of My Life, The : Translation - General
1914 - 1984


Box 230 Folder 6

Story of My Life, The: Publication - Sing Tao Wan Pao (Hong Kong)
1955


Box 230 Folder 7

Writing by Helen Keller: Story of My Life, The - Publication - Airmont Publishing Company
1965


Box 230 Folder 8

T - General
1927 - 1955


Box 230 Folder 9

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher - Publication - Reader's Digest
1931 - 1968


Box 230 Folder 10

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher - Publication - Doubleday & Company
1940 - 1984


Box 230 Folder 11

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher - Publication (miscellaneous)
1954 - 1961


Box 231 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher - Reviews
1955 - 1956


Box 231 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher
1955


Box 231 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher
1955


Box 231 Folder 4

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher
1955


Box 231 Folder 5

Writing by Helen Keller: Teacher
1955


Box 231 Folder 6

Writing by Helen Keller: Unforgettable Tour, An
1951


Box 231 Folder 7

Voice of Silence, The
1956 - 1957


Box 232 Folder 1

Writing by Helen Keller: The World I Live In - Publication - Century Magazine
1904 - 1951


Box 232 Folder 2

Writing by Helen Keller: The World I Live In - Publication - Editorial Sudamerica
1947 - 1977


Box 232 Folder 3

Writing by Helen Keller: The World I Live In - Publication - Methuen & Company, Ltd.
1933 - 1949


Box 232 Folder 4

The World Through Three Senses
1951 - 1955


Box 232 Folder 5

The World Through Three Senses (braille copy)
1951


Box 232 Folder 6

This I Believe
1945 - 1953


Box 232 Folder 7

Three Days to See
1933 - 1981


Box 232 Folder 8

True Christian Religion
1932 - 1960


Box 232 Folder 9

U - General
1931


Box 232 Folder 10

V - General
1907 - 1933


Box 232 Folder 11

W - General
1906 - 1931


Box 232 Folder 12

W - General
1932 - 1939


Box 232 Folder 13

W - General
1946 - 1968


Box 232 Folder 14

Writing by Helen Keller: George Washington, Bicentennial Commission
1931