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These Haunting Photos of Civil War Amputees Are Incredibly Powerful

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Rian Dundon, aphotography editor at Timeline.com, published a collection of moving portraits of amputees that date all the way back to the Civil War. It was one of the most violent wars in history up to that point, and these pictures are extremely affecting.

Sometimes it’s important to step back in history for a moment and think about how challenging life used to be. Perspective is a funny thing.

Via: Timeline

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