Perkins Archives Blog
April 19, 2017
The Kindergarten Correspondence Collection consists of 39 volumes, spanning the years 1884-1921.
April 10, 2017
How Helen Keller used the libraries at Perkins School for the Blind when she visited and how she felt about books.
December 14, 2016
Recollections of Christmas memories from former Perkins students as they were featured in the 1925 Annual Report.
November 18, 2016
A Perkins Archives interns experience processing the Anne Sullivan Centennial Commemoration collection.
November 14, 2016
I was presented with four packages of programs wrapped in brown paper which had not been touched in about sixty years.
October 25, 2016
Blog entry about how different versions of letters can influence the understanding of their contents and the correspondence.
September 20, 2016
The Perkins School for the Blind Archives recently received an offer of a donation that also came with a valuable observation.
July 12, 2016
Over 100 maps from the 1830's to the 1960's have just been added to the Perkins Archives digital map collection.
May 25, 2016
In the incoming correspondence from 1868-1869 there are three letters from Dickens to founding Perkins Director, S.G. Howe.
April 25, 2016
An intern's experience working in the Perkins Archives digitizing a Helen Keller and Nella Braddy Henney correspondence collection.