Perkins History Museum
Perkins student Laura Bridgman was the first person with deafblindness to learn to read and write.
Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller dramatically changed the world's perception of individuals with disabilities.
Helen Keller, who attended Perkins, is considered by many to be a leading figure of the 20th century.
The Perkins Kindergarten, opened in 1887, drew pupils from all over the country.
Deafblind education has evolved from the days of Laura Bridgman to the 21st century.