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Wilson Lock And Dam | 27:Fifty
Wilson Lock And Dam | 27:Fifty

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Host Rich Panter takes viewers around the Wilson Lock and Dam, an area also known as “The Shoals,” located in northwest Alabama. The historic sites featured are the shoals, the home of Helen Keller...
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968) | Periscope
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968) | Periscope

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At 19 months old, Helen Keller suffered an extreme fever that made her sight and hearing impaired. She became a national spokesperson for the physically disabled by writing books, giving speeches, and...
Patti Just: Confidence | Character Minutes
Patti Just: Confidence | Character Minutes

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It was very hard to deal with, when people wouldn't hire Patti because of her disability. But she had confidence in herself and knew she could do the job, and kept looking for someone who would give...
Physical Therapist  | Kids Work!
Physical Therapist | Kids Work!

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What is a Physical Therapist? Physical therapists treat patients who are disabled due to surgery, injury or disease. They create rehabilitative programs for the patients to help improve mobility...