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Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix ...

Image 4 > Item No 26 > Folder 8: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia, April 10-30, 1948 > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
... Thompson, "as it was one of the most important speeches she would have to ®dfc»* I never looked over ...
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Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix Club, April 7, 1948, including list of persons present and transcripts of speeches given.

Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix ...

Image 1 > Item No 26 > Folder 8: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia, April 10-30, 1948 > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
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Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix Club, April 7, 1948, including list of persons present and transcripts of speeches given.

Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix ...

Image 2 > Item No 26 > Folder 8: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia, April 10-30, 1948 > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
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Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix Club, April 7, 1948, including list of persons present and transcripts of speeches given.

Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix ...

Image 3 > Item No 26 > Folder 8: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia, April 10-30, 1948 > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
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Proceedings from a reception given to Helen Keller at The Hotel Australia by members of The Phoenix Club, April 7, 1948, including list of persons present and transcripts of speeches given.

Note with a quote from a Helen Keller speech about her broken speech.

Image 1 > Item No 22 > Folder 4: Writing by Helen Keller: Quotations, P-Z and general, 1916-1995 > Box 229: Writing by HK: Q - S > Series 2: Writing about/by Helen Keller
Speech. See: SPEECHES 1948 Australia Journalists n.d. "Broken as my speech is, ...

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 ...

Schedule for Helen Keller's visit to Victoria, Australia, with notes by Polly Thomson.

Image 2 > Item No 2 > Folder 1: Travel: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour, May (Australia) > Box 39: Travel: 1948 to 1949 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
... to hand Cisfic itfeeifry 5 of Jz fr> hj^l/ lunch Hole! speeches.) i\C<A*hn^ 2 Tuesday 18th May: Official visit to Geelong - details not ...

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 ...

Schedule for Helen Keller's visit to Australia March 29-April 30, 1948, prepared by John W.S. Keegan...

Image 3 > Item No 55 > Folder 6: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
... main speaker. The Hon. Mr. Justice Maxwell will Preside. Speeches broadcast by 2GB.

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 ...

Publication entitled "The Story of Helen Keller's Visit to Queensland," with details about Miss Kell...

Image 10 > Item No 27 > Folder 4: Travel: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour, July (Australia) > Box 39: Travel: 1948 to 1949 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
... are a few of Helen's thoughts culled from her speeches at various public appearances :— sjc % "Philosophy made ...

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.

Schedule for Helen Keller's visit to Australia March 29-April 30, 1948, prepared by John W.S. Keegan...

Image 1 > Item No 55 > Folder 6: Australia, New Zealand and Japan Tour: Australia > Box 38: Travel: 1948 > Sub Series 2: Advocacy & Work > Series 1: General Correspondence
will broadcast, the. speeches, Lff Q. i>. I

Letter from Nella Braddy Henney to Phillips Keller about Helen Keller and Polly Thomson's activities...

Image 1 > Item No 29 > Folder 5: Henney, Nella Braddy > Box 58: Hedkvist - Henney > Sub Series 3: Individuals > Series 1: General Correspondence
... make a speech for the-Foundation and they have -other speeches' to make, Including' one In-Atlanta* Georgia, which gives you ...

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 ...

Correspondence between Harold M. Manser, J. O. Kleber, and Robert B. Irwin about a "Helen Keller Mot...

Image 3 > Item No 4 > Folder 3: Film - General > Box 92: Film > Sub Series 4: Media and Entertainment > Series 1: General Correspondence
... picture of a speech only. Most motion pictures on speeches shown in theatres is a highly condensed version of ...

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 ...

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 ...
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