Man in Sleepshades with Cane

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2019.26.5

Description: Black and white print; on left, man, in dark slacks and white shirt emerges from a glass door, he wears sleep shades and holds a crooked long cane in his right hand; at right observing him stands instructor Pete Wurzburger, in dark slacks and white shirt, with his right foot resting on top of a bench; Wurzburger wears eyeglasses and appears to hold a second pair in his hands, likely the trainee's; two women look on at right, one in a checked dress clutching a notebook and purse, the second in a dark sleeveless dress, loosely holding a light sweater; a brick wall and low bench are behind them.

Date: 1959

History/Provenance: From the collection of O&M pioneer Berdell "Pete" Wurzburger.

Credit Line: Gift of Mike Meteyer, 2019.26.

Subjects: Orientation and mobility