Long Cane

Some articles on long cane, cane, canes:

White Cane - Types
... Long Cane This "traditional" white cane, also known as a "Hoover" cane, after Dr ... Cane length depends upon the height of a user, and traditionally extends from the floor to the user's sternum ... Some organisations favor the use of much longer canes ...
White Cane - History
... Blind people have used canes as mobility tools for centuries ... but it was not until after World War I that the white cane was introduced ... On February 7, 1931, Guilly d'Herbemont symbolically gave the first two white canes to blind people, in the presence of several French ministers ...

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