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Photo of Helen Keller and Polly Thomson at welcoming reception for Keller in Hobart, Australia.

Image 1 > Item No 26 > Folder 2: May-June 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... Keller, famous blind and deaf American authoress, replying to speeches of welcome at Hobart's civic reception yesterday through her ...

Article reporting on large reception for Helen Keller's arrival in Perth, Australia

Image 1 > Item No 52 > Folder 2: May-June 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... work among the deaf, blind and dumb. Throughout the speeches of welcome they showed their admiration for Miss Keller ...

Article reporting on Helen Keller's address to deaf and blind organizations in Australia

Image 1 > Item No 73 > Folder 1: January-April 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... the distinguished visitor as she ' responded to the speeches of welcome.

Article from My Weekly Reader about Helen Keller's new home, replacing the one destroyed by fire

Image 1 > Item No 120 > Folder 5: 1947 > Box 248: Press Clippings 1946-1947 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... nearly all her life. She writes books and makes speeches. She earns money to help other blind and deaf ...

Article from The Journal-Gazette, Fort Wayne, about Helen Keller's upcoming address

Image 1 > Item No 21 > Folder 7: 1949 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... This writing job keeps Miss Keller from-making as many speeches as she has in the past. Tonight’s address is. ...

Article from the Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate about Helen Keller's appearances in A...

Image 1 > Item No 64 > Folder 1: January-April 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... all. she had given concer* trated attention to 27 speeches amt had made three in reply. , . When ...

Article from The Birmingham News about Women's Club movement to purchase Helen Keller's childhood ho...

Image 1 > Item No 2 > Folder 7: 1949 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... made a delightful finish to a day which included speeches by JDean Agnes ,Ellen Harris, University of Alabama and ...

Article reporting Helen Keller visited the School for the Deaf at High Cross, Tottenham, during her ...

Image 1 > Item No 2 > Folder 4: November 1946 > Box 248: Press Clippings 1946-1947 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... says by placing her fingers on Miss Thompson’s lips. SPEECHES OP WELCOME were made by Violet, a pupil born ...

Article from The New York Times about Helen Keller and the Palestine Lighthouse luncheon

Image 1 > Item No 2 > Folder 7: 1940 > Box 247: Press Clippings 1934-1945 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... her handicaps. She has served by deeds." During the speeches, Miss Keller sat smiling and silent but she was ...

Article from the Melbourne Truth about Helen Keller's decision to make no more radio broadcasts in A...

Image 1 > Item No 71 > Folder 1: January-April 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... such ordeals as the necessity for listening to 31 speeches in one day (Australian record to date) and smiling! ...

Article from the Wellington Southern Cross about reception for Helen Keller at the Parliament House

Image 1 > Item No 14 > Folder 4: August 1-August 5 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... your hearts,” said Miss Helen Keller, replying to the speeches of welcome made at the State reception given her ...

Article from the Christchurch Star-Sun about Helen Keller and her visit to Christchurch, New Zealand

Image 1 > Item No 4 > Folder 5: August 6-August 31 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... for the big event at Riccarton tomorrow. Replying to speeches of welcome, Miss Keller said: “I know a little ...

Article from The Atlanta Journal reporting on Helen Keller's arrival to visit Lawson General Hospita...

Image 2 > Item No 28 > Folder 12: February-April 1945 > Box 247: Press Clippings 1934-1945 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... immune to the blandishments of pretty dresses and Pretty speeches. People have always told her how lovely looking she ...

Article from the Wellington Evening Post about Helen Keller's speech at Wellington Society for the D...

Image 1 > Item No 7 > Folder 4: August 1-August 5 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... the society and, at the conclusion...of the official 1 speeches, was presented with a bowl of New Zealand woods ...

Article from The Mainichi about support for Helen Keller in Osaka and her message to the citizens

Image 1 > Item No 25 > Folder 6: September-December 1948 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... Big Three Western Powers completed a series of anti-Russian speeches, on the eve of a momentous United Nations de-

Article written by Helen Keller for The Mainichi, "My Impressions of Japan"

Image 1 > Item No 3 > Folder 7: 1949 > Box 249: Press Clippings 1948-1950 > Series 4: Press Clippings
... blind ^ and its deaf, and to prepare my speeches accord-
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