United States. President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped
Washington (D.C.) - Listing architectural features which would eliminate barriers for people with physical disabilities.
Pages from what is presumably a newsletter by the Lone Star Chapter of the National Paraplegia Foundation. Sections include the personality parade which features a brief biography of Gary B. Williams, advertisement, and several short updates on a plea for accessible trains, uniform building code changed, displaying the international symbol of access in the yellow pages, and the passing of the Rehabili... more
1976 Feb. 20
FitzGerald, William E.
Lexington (Mass.) - Concerning the Erich Lindemann Mental Health Center which is a building listed in an article in the MAP newsletter as one which was made accessible to people with disabilities. FitzGerald says that the building had a wheelchair accessible entrance that was later locked, supposedly to reduce crime, which made the building inaccessible. FitzGerald had suggested the doors be opened again and was surprise... more
1975 Nov. 26
Luciano, George A.
Boston (Mass.) - Concerning a letter from Okin about the inaccessibility of the Erich Lindemann Mental Health Center to people with disabilities and people who use a wheelchair. In response, Luciano sends a report from Robert J. Lynch about the architectural barriers in the Lindemann Center.
1971 Oct. 12
Chicago (Ill.) - Panebianco describes his role as Chairman of the Architectural Barriers Committee of the Chicago chapter of the National Paraplegia Foundation and asks about the Architectural Barrier Law and Enforcement Board of Massachusetts.
1969 Dec. 1
Stetson, Robert L.
Massachusetts - Inviting Bartels to take part in the Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics campaign to eliminate architectural barriers in privately owned and financed public buildings. Mailing and clerical costs are covered by the Easter Seal Society, but volunteers are needed to make telephone calls to follow up on the letters. Stetson provides a brief rubric for what the telephone call would consist of.
1975 Nov. 16
Lynch, Robert J.
Massachusetts - Describing the architectural barriers in the Lindemann Center which prevent accessibility for people with disabilities and people who use wheelchairs. Lynch makes recommendations and the total price of making the building accessible is listed.