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Helen Keller as a child

Portrait: Helen Keller
Photo ID: HK10000

Portrait of Helen Keller viewed seated in a large carved rocking chair. She is wearing a light colored short-sleeved dress and there is a dog seated on her lap. Her face is seen in profile. She has bangs and her chin length hair is tied back with a ribbon, she is wearing leather lace up boots, typical of the era. August 1887.

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