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Dates
1924
1937
1924-1937
Collection
Morriss-Andrews Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
000029002 a-c
Description
Loose monochromatic photograph (a) of Helen Keller and Polly Thompson signed with a Christmas message in Helen Keller's printing method of block letters between lines; monochromatic photograph of Helen Keller, Polly Thomson and Anne Sullivan mounted to cardboard paper (b); both photographs contain…
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Accession Number
000029002 a-c
Collection
Morriss-Andrews Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Deafness
Blindness
Mutism
Communicative Disorders
Description
Loose monochromatic photograph (a) of Helen Keller and Polly Thompson signed with a Christmas message in Helen Keller's printing method of block letters between lines; monochromatic photograph of Helen Keller, Polly Thomson and Anne Sullivan mounted to cardboard paper (b); both photographs contained within a brown folder (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - photograph - Size: Length 25.3 cm x Width 20.4 cm
b - photograph - Size: Length 34.9 cm x Width 23.9 cm
c - folder - Size: Length 35.5 cm x Width 25.6 cm
Provenance
From the private collection of Dr. Charles Jack Hunt in memory of his wife, Aurelia and daughter, Aurelia Galbraith and Mary McAnall; gift of Mary's children, Lisa Morriss-Andrews and her siblings, nee Morriss.
Maker
Pach Brothers
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1924
1937
1924-1937
Date Remarks
Dates printed on both photographs
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Hand-written on photograph (a): "To: Our good friend // Dr Hunt // With Christmas Greetings // Helen Keller Polly [Illeg] // December 1937"; hand-written on photograph (b): "1924 To Dr. Hunt. Greetings! Murray // Love and Fealty and gratitude // From his three friends // Helen Keller // [Illeg] Sullivan Macy // Polly [Illeg]"; written on photograph (b): "October // 1924"; printed on folder (c): PACH - BROTHERS // 642 FIFTH AVE, NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-3
Condition Remarks
The photograph (a) is like new; the photograph (b) has some smudges around the photograph on the cardboard; ink in text is fading leaving only the pencil markings; the cuts of the cardbord are starting to tear away; the folder (c) has a few stains on front cover near bottom; inside of folder has tacky areas in locations where previous photograph had been attached; the adhesive has dried and is flaking.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Lisa Morris-Andrews; CD #3
Research Facts
Dr. Jack Hunt was one of Helen Keller's doctors; further information about Helen Keller and her companions can be found on printout in donor file.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1944
Collection
Morriss-Andrews Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
000029003
Description
Monochromatic photograph of Helen Keller and Polly Thomson and three dogs seated by fireplace in wooden frame; has been signed to Dr. Jack Hunt; photograph has been mounted onto a piece of cardboard and put in a wooden frame with glass front.
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Accession Number
000029003
Collection
Morriss-Andrews Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Deafness
Blindness
Mutism
Communicative Disorders
Description
Monochromatic photograph of Helen Keller and Polly Thomson and three dogs seated by fireplace in wooden frame; has been signed to Dr. Jack Hunt; photograph has been mounted onto a piece of cardboard and put in a wooden frame with glass front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From the private collection of Dr. Charles Jack Hunt in memory of his wife, Aurelia and daughter, Aurelia Galbraith and Mary McAnall; gift of Mary's children, Lisa Morriss-Andrews and her siblings, nee Morriss.
Dates
1944
Date Remarks
Date printed on photograph
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
wood: brown
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Written on photograph: "To our friend Dr Jack Hunt // In token of warmest gratitude // for the true phusician, who is the // flower of civilization. // Helen KeLLer Polly [Illeg] // February 7th, 1944."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-1
Dimension Notes
Length 37.2 cm x Width 34.1 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
Condition Remarks
A few smudges on matting; a few holes on backing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Lisa Morris-Andrews; CD #3
Research Facts
Dr. Jack Hunt was one of Helen Keller's doctors; photo of Polly Thompson, Helen Keller's companion and further information on print out in donor file
Images
Less detail