posted on January 1, 2011 - 1:34pm
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 1
In 1935, the year Rachel Ann Perkinson was born to Clanton and Ellen Perkinson, muscular dystrophy was a mysterious condition that was scarcely understood. The Muscular Dystrophy Association was still 15 years away from creation, and laws protecting the rights of people with disabilities were still four or more decades in the future.