Finding Aids and Collection Descriptions

The Perkins Archives include collections related to the history of the education of the blind and deafblind, institutional archives, and correspondence of significant figures in the school's history, such as Helen Keller, Annie Sullivan, and Samuel Gridley Howe.  The collections are in a variety of formats, including original manuscripts, ledgers, scrapbooks, clippings notebooks, photographs, postcards, paintings and prints, reel-to-reel audio and film recordings, and museum objects including reading and writing apparatus and appliances. 


Digital Collections

Finding Aids and Collections

List of processed and unprocessed collections with links to finding aids and digital collections. Access to unprocessed collections is allowed.