Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna and unidentified man
"Kentucky Giant" Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna (née Swan). Bates became a famous native son of Letcher County because of his unusual height, which exceeded 7 and a half feet tall. Reverse of image reads "Mrs. W.M. Quillen / Box 518, Neon, Ky 41840".
Generation - General
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