Finding aid and full-text of letter (Click on "Additional Files") for Manuscripts Small Collection 2817. Letter, 28 October 1905, of author Alice (Hegan) Rice, Louisville, Kentucky, to Helen Keller. She praises Keller’s recent autobiography and reports on its popularity with the girls at a Japanese boarding school Rice visited the past summer. Rice encloses a composition of one of the students (not included in this collection) in which she writes that “the eyes of [Keller’s] heart are open.”
American Literature | United States History | Women's History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Rice, Alice Caldwell (Hegan), 1870-1942 (SC 2817)" (2014). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 3517.