Posted 6 years ago
This is a Civil War era CDV of a well dressed man who was born with one leg significantly shorter than the other. His right leg is about 6- 8 inches shorter than his left. He wears a shoe and has metal stand attached to the shoe and makes up for the short leg. He also has a thin cane to help him keep his balance.
The CDV was photographed byMorris of the Union Picture Gallery of Auburn, New York.
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