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Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller in Group Photograph

Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller in Group Photograph

Item Information

Title:
Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller in Group Photograph
Description:
Group portrait with Anne Sullivan, Helen Keller and twenty other men and women of various ages. Keller is in the front row at the far left clasping Sullivan's hand to the right. Caption accompanying photograph: "She was obliged to begin her education at the lowest and most elementary point; but she showed from the very start that she had in herself the force and capacity which insure success... She has finally reached the goal for which she strove so bravely... Miss Sullivan's talents are of the highest order." - Mr. Michael Anagnos, Director of Perkins in his report of 1887.
Date:
[ca. 1887–1936]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black and white photograph
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Anne Sullivan Photographs
Subjects:
Teachers of deafblind people
Special education
Deafblind people
Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind
Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968
Extent:
1 photograph
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Terms of Use:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
Contact host institution for more information.
Accession #:
AG62-2-008