Portrait of I. L. Bosch, Richwood, W. Va.

Identifier:
052526
Collection Number:
3816
Title:
Portrait of I. L. Bosch, Richwood, W. Va.
Date:
undated
Description:
Bosch, known as "the man without hands," was the proprietor of Pete's Cigar Store in Richwood, W. Va. Bosch invented his own artificial hand after losing his left arm and right hand in a railroad accident.
Subjects:
Portraits--B., Counties--Nicholas.
Geographic:
Richwood (W. Va.)
Acquisition Source:
Forbes, Harold M.
Acquisition Method:
Gift
Medium:
postcard
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView