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Rare footage shows FDR in wheelchair

Any history buff will tell you that Franklin Roosevelt kept his use of a wheelchair well hidden from the public during his three terms as president. Now, an Indiana professor has unearthed a video clip of FDR behing wheeled down a ship’s ramp in Pearl Harbor in 1994.

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Photo courtesy of learner-centeredhistory.wikispaces.com

 

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