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Community campaign for Helen Keller $10 bill

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

News 12 Staff

Aug 13, 2015, 7:07 PM

Updated 3,234 days ago

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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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