• Created Date
  • 1931
  • Description
  • In 1931 Temple University gave Anne Sullivan an honorary degree. At first she declined, but the President persisted. At Keller's insistence, "Teacher" finally accepted the degree. Group photograph of Anne Sullivan (center), Helen Keller (to the left), Polly Thomson (at the far left) and four unidentified men all wearing academic regalia.
  • 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.