Title:Isabelle Grant papers: additions, circa 1972
Creator/Contributor:Grant, Isabelle, -1977, creator
Six binders relating to her candidacy for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1972. Volumes 1-4 include clippings, photographs, and letters;
volume 5 includes publications; volume 6 includes sound reels.
Subject:Grant, Isabelle -- -1977 -- Archives
Blind -- United States
Blind women -- United States
Nobel Prizes -- History -- Sources
Isabelle Grant papers: additions, BANC MSS 83/64 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Isabelle Grant was a blind teacher that worked throughout her career to fight for the rights of the blind. She did work in
other countries to help integrate the blind with the rest of society. She sent Braille materials around the world to help
establish Braille libraries. She was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize in 1972.
6 volumes in 1 carton.
BANC MSS 83/64 c