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Unformatted text preview: giving lectures, writing articles, and above all, by her own example of what a severely disabled person could accomplish. Hellen Keller grew into a highly intelligent and sensitive woman who wrote and labored incessantly for the betterment of others. The triumph over adversity made her think she had a definite place in the history of our time and times to come. During her life, Helen Keller received awards of great distinction. Most of these awards were bestowed on her in recognition of the stimulation her example. Miss Keller also received the Americas Award for Inter American Unity. She held honorary memberships in scientific societies and philanthropic organizations throughout the world....
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