Some wheelchair history: The 'Bath Chair', United Kingdom, The Bath Chair is a forerunner to the modern wheelchair. It was invented by James Heath and gained popularity and its name when used by visitors to the spa town of Bath from the
A wheelchair designed in the by I. It doesn't look very easy to push around! If you are interested, look into how penicillin, wheelchair redesign, and self-advocacy contributed to societal level changes for individuals with disabilities.