Discover and save creative ideas

    Playing 'air guitar' while awaiting his Polio vaccine shot (October 1956)

    People also love

    Elvis with his guitar

    Love Me Tender, 1956

    Ian Dury. Afflicted with polio as a child. Wrote the song, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll. Had bit parts in films incl. Peter Greenaway's The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover, as well as Roman Polanski's Pirates.

    polio/Keith Sutherland

    Elvis with his mother, Gladys, at home in Memphis, Tennessee on July 4, 1956

    Roy Rogers and Dale Evans-Loved them!!! -- Big supporters of March of Dimes, an organization for polio.

    Vernon and Elvis Presley at home in Memphis on July 4, 1956

    Give your kid a hug.

    1928 – The LA Public Library’s 1928 bookmobile for the sick.

    Disability in America

    Prince Luitpold Maximilian Ludwig Karl of Bavaria (8 May 1901-27 August 1914). Luitpold died of polio.

    Adaptive halloween costumes for kids with DME for mobility.

    Elvis with fans, pre-show ~ September 9, 1956 on "Ed Sullivan Show"

    Elvis signing autographs for Fans

    Elvis at his sweaty live best in the late 1960s

    "King Creole"

    DAVID COWLES Limited Edition ''Elvis Orange'' Giclee on Stretched Canvas

    Elvis looking dapper in 1972

    Invalid Chair "Wheelchair" from Ackermann's Repository Series 1, Regency Furniture 1809 -1815

    William Tennant with Prosthetic Legs by Wisconsin Historical Images, via Flickr