Community campaign for Helen Keller $10 bill

Selectman Bob Lessler is urging state residents to write Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to suggest Keller become the first woman on a paper bill.

Selectman Bob Lessler is urging state residents to

Selectman Bob Lessler is urging state residents to write Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to suggest Keller become the first woman on a paper bill.

EASTON - A campaign is underway to make former Easton resident Helen Keller the new face of the $10 bill.

Selectman Bob Lessler is urging state residents to write Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to suggest Keller become the first woman on a paper bill.

Earlier this year, the Treasury announced it would place a woman on the $10 bill and asked for suggestions from the public.

Helen Keller lost her hearing and sight to an infection when she was only a baby, but went on to become an author and political activist.

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