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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 ...

Newspaper article from Harper Highway, entitled "Helen Keller in Talk to Pupils".

Image 1 > Item No 37 > Folder 8: Papanek, Ernst > Box 78: Oates - Pearce > Sub Series 3: Individuals > Series 1: General Correspondence
... Ernst Papanek and her companion. ,The subject of the speeches given by Mr. Papanek and Miss Keller was, “American ...

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.

Scrapbook entitled "Scrapbook of Helen Keller and The Blind. Book XXIII." Created by Rebecca Mack co...

Image 189 > Item No 1 > Folder 1: Book XXIII > Box 275: Rebecca Mack Scrapbooks circa 1940-1942 > Series 5: Scrapbooks
... they are prone to put wrong constructions on the speeches they cannot follow, to cover up or minimize their ...

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 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 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 ...

Scrapbook entitled "Scrapbook of Helen Keller and The Blind. Book XXVII." Created by Rebecca Mack co...

Image 16 > Item No 1 > Folder 2: Book XXVII > Box 276: Rebecca Mack Scrapbooks circa 1943-1945 > Series 5: Scrapbooks
... rapid finger alphabet spelled into Miss Keller’s hand the speeches that came from the Talking Book- discs. The recorded ...

Article and translation concerning an event where E. Nelson met Helen Keller.

Image 2 > Item No 2 > Folder 3: Sculpture: General, 1935-1982 > Box 112: Misc.: Sculpture - Transport > Sub Series 6: Select Subjects > Series 1: General Correspondence
The after-dinner speeches wore long and when we finally returned to the

Scrapbook entitled "Scrapbook of Helen Keller and The Blind. Book XXIX." Created by Rebecca Mack con...

Image 188 > Item No 1 > Folder 1: Book XXIX > Box 277: Rebecca Mack Scrapbooks circa 1946-1947 > Series 5: Scrapbooks
... blind. He spends T all his .'time ; making speeches,: and { phone calls, taking people to lunch, i ...

Newspaper articles from Vocational Crier, entitled "Helen Keller--World Inspiration: Youth Urged to ...

Image 2 > Item No 34 > Folder 8: Papanek, Ernst > Box 78: Oates - Pearce > Sub Series 3: Individuals > Series 1: General Correspondence
... are traits that have been encouraged in many long speeches by many famous speakers—but Helen Keller gave us a ...

Scrapbook entitled "Scrapbook of Helen Keller and The Blind. Book XXX." Created by Rebecca Mack cont...

Image 19 > Item No 1 > Folder 2: Book XXX > Box 277: Rebecca Mack Scrapbooks circa 1946-1947 > Series 5: Scrapbooks
feelings of all present in speeches paying tribute to Dr. Keller's great qualities of mind ...

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 ...
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