American Foundation for the Blind 1961 Calendar


Accession Number: 1998.41.2

Description: Pocket calendar of plastic coated paper features a print/braille 1961 calendar on one side and, on the reverse, a picture of Helen Keller at the age of seven, seated on a wooden rocking(?) chair with red upholtering. She is holding a white dog in her lap. Caption in blue band at bottom of picture: "A Good Deed - A Good Day, support the American Foundation for the Blind, Inc." At top left corner is printed a facsimile of her signature, followed by "at the age of seven."

Date Made: 1961

Place of Origin: New York

Credit Line: Gift of Estate of Elsie Ottman, 1998.41

Subjects: Fundraising

Dimension Notes: 2.5 x 3.5 in.

Made: American Foundation for the Blind

Material: Paper

Updated: 06/24/2021