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One-legged man sits at typewrite
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Title: A New Secretary
From: Looking After the Soldier's Family
Original caption: Some men are quick 'learners'. After selecting stenography and typewriting as the vehicle for his return to civil life, this soldier at Fort McHenry, Baltimore, is rapidly becoming an expert. His physical handicap is no detriment.
Creator: n/a
Date: June 1918
Format: Photograph
Publication: Carry On: Magazine on the Reconstruction of Disabled Soldiers and Sailors
Source: American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
Location: vol.1, no.1, p.30
Keywords: American Red Cross; Amputees; Assistive Technology; Employment; Labor & Commerce; Military; Physical Disability; Typewriters; Veterans; Vocational Rehabilitation; War; WWI
Topics: Government, Policy & Law

Objects From This Artifact:
- A New Secretary (still)
- Looking After the Soldier's Family (doc)