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Disability History: Students with Disabilities, New York City, 1922

Came across this article a while ago from the Metropolitan Museum of Art on their accessibility efforts. I was struck by a photo they included in their post.

 

Black and white photo of a group of students in large wheelchairs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on November 23, 1922
A group of students with disabilities visiting the Museum’s Cast Collection galleries, Wing B, Gallery 40. Photographed November 23, 1922 © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

 

Read more:

http://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-museum/museum-departments/office-of-the-director/digital-media-department/digital-underground/2014/met-parsons-workshop

 

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