Disability On-line

The Belton Conversation-Piece by Philippe Mercier from Belton House. (1725-1726) http://www.nationaltrustcollections.org.uk/object/436045

The Fountain of Youth by Lucas Cranach the Elder (1546) http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/lucas-cranach-the-elder/the-fountain-of-youth-1546

BBC Museum Collections of Bath Chairs
Assembly Rooms in Bath http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/qcI7cMgiR0qmLnD_QPyIGQ
Royal Pump Room Display, Harrowgate http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/R_7U7tkkSfC15nELOkRqvQ 
Bath Museum http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/popk2AxUQ5iEpgTQqnPiiQ
Tenby Museum http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/5Wfs5HOZSaOexY_vaHpMRQ

The Ward M. Canaday Centre. “From Institutions to Independence: A History of People with Disabilities in Northwest Ohio,” University of Toledo Library, http://libraryexhibits.utad.utoledo.edu/DVX/index.html

School for Disability Studies at Ryerson University. “Out from Under”, Ryerson University
http://www.ryerson.ca/ofu/

The Disability History Museum.
http://www.disabilitymuseum.org/

People Inc. “Museum of disABILITY History.”
http://museumofdisability.org/virtual-museum/

Smithsonian. “The Disability Rights Movement”, http://americanhistory.si.edu/disabilityrights/welcome.html

Smithsonian “Everybody: An Artifact History of Disability in America” http://everybody.si.edu/

“Walter Callow Wheelchair Bus: Serving Veterans & the Physically Challenged”. http://www.waltercallow.ca/

Disability Studies

Anderson, Julie. War, Disability and Rehabilitation in Britain. Manchester, England: Manchester University Press, 2011.

Gagan, David and Rosemary Gagan. For Patients of Moderate Means: A Social History of the Voluntary Public General Hospital in Canada, 1890-1950. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2002.

Garland, Robert. The Eye of the Beholder: Deformity and Disability in the Graeco-Roman World. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1995.

Gerber, David A. “Disabled Veterans, the State, and the Experience of Disability in Western Societies, 1914-1950.” Journal of Social History 36, no. 4 (Summer 2003): 899-916.

Gleason, Mona. Small Matters: Canadian Children in Sickness and Health, 1900-1940. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2013.

Gleeson, Brendan. Geographies of Disability. London: Routledge, 1999.

Hockenberry, John. Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs, and Declarations of Independence. New York: Hyperion, 1995.

Kamenetz, Herman L. “A Brief History of the Wheelchair.” Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 24, no. 2 (April 1969): 205-10.

Maloney, Carlie. “From ‘Incurables’ to Pioneers: The Welfare State, Paralysed Veterans, and the Creation of the Electric Wheelchair in Post-WWI Canada.” Paper presented for credit, University of Ottawa, 2011.

Metzler, Irina. Disability in Medieval Europe: Thinking about Physical Impairment during the High Middle Ages, c.1100-1400. London: Routledge, 2006.

Reaume, Geoffrey. Lyndhurst: Canada’s First Rehabilitation Centre for People with Spinal Cord Injuries, 1945-1998. Montreal: McGill-Queens University Press, 2007.

Scherer, Marcia J. Living in the State of Stuck: How Assistive Technology Impacts the Lives of People with Disabilities. Cambridge, Mass., Brookline Books, 2000.

Tremblay, Mary. “Going Back to Civvy Street: A Historical Account of the Impact of the Everest and Jennings Wheelchair for Canadian World War II Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury.” Disability & Society 11, No. 2 (1996): 149-170.
———“Lieutenant John Counsell and the Development of Medical Rehabilitation and Disability Policy in Canada.” In Disabled Veterans in History. Edited by David A. Gerber, 322-46. Rev. ed. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 2012.

Tremblay, Mary, Audrey Campbell and Geoffrey L. Hudson. “When Elevators Were for Pianos: An Oral History Account of the Civilian Experience of Using Wheelchairs in Canadian Society. The First Twenty-five Years: 1945–1970.” Disability & Society 20, No. 2 (2005): 103-116.

Woods, Brian. “A Historical Sociology of the Wheelchair” 2005 ESRC Full Research Report, L218252007. Swindon: ESRC. http://www.esrc.ac.uk/my-esrc/grants/L218252007/outputs/Read/33eae29c-ee49-4130-a3f6-d625dee04434