Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.

A child in a ‘baby cage’ – used to ensure children get enough sunlight and fresh air when living in an apartment building, 1937

Long before the days of product liability....

Long before the days of product liability….

Newsreel footage of baby cage in action.

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2 responses

  1. The Invisible Sage

    My goodness… simply frightening! Imagine the outrage if a parent were to do such a thing now! I wouldn’t stick my pet dog in one of these contraptions, assuming I had one!

    January 20, 2014 at 10:15 pm

  2. It’s frightening! I hope the baby didn’t have fear of heights.

    January 20, 2014 at 10:41 pm

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