#MuseumWeek 2017

The CUDRG participated in #MuseumWeek 2017 on twitter last week, highlighting stories from both A Wheelchair History of Disability in Canada as well as Envisioning TechnologiesScreen Shot 2017-06-28 at 12.14.13 AM

Above is one of the tweets of Dominique Marshall, in which she spotlights the story of Roland Galarneau – an entrepreneur and inventor of a machine called the “Converto-Braille” which he designed in order to facilitate the printing of inaccessible texts into braille.

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This next tweet, featured on Day 6 of #Museumweek and dedicated to the theme of “On the Road”, focuses on the development of wheelchairs for roadways and enhanced mobility.

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