• Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna and unidentified man
Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna and unidentified man
Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna and unidentified man

Martin Van Buren Bates with wife Anna and unidentified man

Photographic Material

Identifier
21504
Date unknown
Description
"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".
Digital Format
still/jpeg
Generation - General
Original
Container
Item
Color
B&W
Subject
Women
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