• Created Date
  • 1943
  • Description
  • Helen Keller with Commander R.E. Braddy, Nella Braddy Henney's brother, and Mrs. Horace K. Leorkin. The three are sitting in chairs in an office. Back of photograph has typed note: "Commissioning of the USS Stockton at the New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn, New York, January 11, 1943. Left to right; Mrs. Horace K. Leorkink, sponsor; Miss Helen Keller, blind teacher and lecturer (center) with Lieut. Comdr. R. E. Braddy, Jr. USN, Captain of the USS S... more
    Helen Keller with Commander R.E. Braddy, Nella Braddy Henney's brother, and Mrs. Horace K. Leorkin. The three are sitting in chairs in an office. Back of photograph has typed note: "Commissioning of the USS Stockton at the New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn, New York, January 11, 1943. Left to right; Mrs. Horace K. Leorkink, sponsor; Miss Helen Keller, blind teacher and lecturer (center) with Lieut. Comdr. R. E. Braddy, Jr. USN, Captain of the USS Stockton. U.S. Navy Official Photo, courtesy of the Public Relations Office, Third Naval District, 90 Church Street. less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Black and white photograph
  • Rights
  • Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA. Contact host institution for more information.