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Found in the Archives

Americans With Disabilities Act To commemorate the 22nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the National Archives is featuring Presidential records related to disability history on a new web research page. Following that theme, below is a brief … Continue reading

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Eleanor Roosevelt – My Day: July 1-7

July 3, 1945 “HYDE PARK, Monday—Last week I went to the office of the American Federation for the Blind to receive the resolution which their board had passed and which Miss Helen Keller wanted to present to me personally. It … Continue reading

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Found in the Archives

From the Mountains of Clay County, Kentucky “I am a cripple, a Veteran of the Spanish-American war and the father of three boys in the Armed Forces. I have a feeling that the pride engendered by carrying one of your … Continue reading

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