Perkins Archives Blog
January 8, 2018
A guest blog post about Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan's close friendship with Joseph Edgar Chamberlin, written by his great-great granddaughter.
December 15, 2017
Learn about some possible topics for 2018 National History Day projects focusing on Conflict and Compromise in History.
December 6, 2017
Perkins has a long history of training educators of students who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired.
December 5, 2017
A letter from Perkins Alumni Association members offering support to those who lost their vision following the 1917 Halifax Explosion.
December 4, 2017
Blog post about Perkins Archives internship by Simmons College graduate student Ashley Williams.
November 30, 2017
Annual gift from Nova Scotia honors Halifax Explosion relief efforts by Perkins and other local institutions.
September 21, 2017
Since 1912, students have enjoyed ice skating, rowing and learning about the Perkins Pond’s wildlife and ecosystem.
September 20, 2017
Story and information about Julian H. Mabey, who worked at Perkins School for the Blind as a teacher for 55 years between 1893 and 1944.
July 21, 2017
Perkins students have learned vocational skills, as well as sensory exploration, through horticulture for more than a century.
July 18, 2017
The story of a Perkins Archives intern who processed the ephemera collection.