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Helen Keller’s desk on display at American Printing House for the Blind

The writing desk used by Helen Keller is on display at the American Printing House for the Blind.
The writing desk used by Helen Keller is on display at the American Printing House for the Blind.(Source; Steven richard, WAVE 3 News)
Published: Nov. 20, 2018 at 5:24 PM EST
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Louisville facility that helps those who are blind or visually impaired has debuted the newest addition to its the museum.

The American Printing House for the Blind has received a writing desk used by Helen Keller.

A photo of Helen Keller at her writing desk taken in 1954.
A photo of Helen Keller at her writing desk taken in 1954.(Source: Steven Richard, WAVE 3 News)

The desk is on loan from the American Foundation for the Blind where Keller worked for 44 years.

At the desk, Keller cemented her legacy as an activist and advocate for several causes throughout her life.

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