- Title: CF1841
02:4411:11 - 02:48:36:11
Helen Keller. 1921: Helen Keller hears music by sense of touch, Jascha Heifetz plays violin while Miss Keller holds peg box of violin. Cu Heifetz, cu Miss Keller. 1925: Helen Keller demonstrates how she feels music over radio, long and close shots of Miss Keller with hands on diaphragm of radio. 1936: American Foundation for the Blind building, announcement is made that through the efforts of Miss Keller, talking records will be made available to the blind by the United States Government. Book on top of records show how entire books can be compressed into a few records. Record on Braille book to show how book can be compressed into record. Package holding records for blind. People making records in factory, recording by actor, blind woman places record on phonograph, woman listening to record, Helen Keller. Crowd. Miss Keller accepting award from Braille institute. Miss Keller accepting award from Federation of Jewish Philanthropies as Woman of the Year. 1955: Miss Keller and her companion Polly Thompson arrive in Tokyo, crowds wave, they are both mobbed by newspapermen and cameramen. CU Helen Keller seated in front of radio.
- Keywords:NEWSREEL, BLINDNESS, CELEBRITY, DISABLED
- Master Title:CF1841