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Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear.
Before modern medicine humans had a high mortality rate,especially children. After photography was invented it became normal for people to have photos taken of the deceased in a studio. The first time in history you could have a picture of deceased loved one. Biddy Craft/"Her picture taken after death, look closely you can see the stand holds her up."