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1966 Aug. 24

Stevens, Chandler H.

Letter from Chandler H. Stevens to Elmer C. Bartels and Mary T. Bartels

Boston (Mass.) - Stevens would like to see any future Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics newsletters that concern legislation. He has been asked to file a bill similar to H-3692 and is contemplating drafting a general bill applying to people who might have incorrectly paid excise taxes.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969 May 6

Riel, Donald

Letter from Donald Riel to Elmer C. Bartels

Massachusetts - Discussing Riel's concern that the Worcester Chapter of MAP has fallen out of order and making suggestions of how to remedy the perceived issues. Stressing the importance of a focus on goals and ideals over recreation.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1971 May 9

Bartels, Elmer C.

Letter from Elmer C. Bartels to John Levis

Somerville (Mass.) - Suggesting an agenda for an upcoming meeting of Massachusetts Council of Organizations for the Handicapped and the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1974 Dec. 15

Bartels, Elmer C.

Federal rehabilitation legislation

Massachusetts - Discussing the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which was passed as the result of a compromise after the previous legislation under consideration was vetoed by President Nixon. The compromised bill retain a vocational requirement for service by federally funded rehabilitation programs. Bartels then lists the highlights of the new law, which include creation of an Architectural and Transportation Barriers C... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1971 Sept. 23

Bartels, Elmer C.

Letter from Elmer C. Bartels to Francis W. Sargent

Bedford (Mass.) - Writing in support of House Bill #1479, an act to ensure accessibility in public buildings.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1988 June 6

Bartels, Elmer C.

Letter from Elmer C. Bartels to Governor Michael Dukakis

Boston (Mass.) - Encouraging Governor Dukakis to endorse the Americans with Disabilities Act. Describing the Act, Massachusett's record on disability rights, and the importance of the Governor's support.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1971

Francis W. Sargent signing legislation with members of MAP

Massachusetts - Governor Sargent seated at his desk with members of MAP and other unidentified persons. Elmer C. Bartels at far right seated in chair. Photograph is signed by the Governor.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1988 June 6

Bartels, Elmer C.

Letter from Elmer C. Bartels to Philip W. Johnson

Boston (Mass.) - Requesting Johnson's assistance in encouraging Governor Dukakis to endorse the Americans with Disabilities Act. Describing the Act, Massachusett's record on disability rights and the importance of the Governor's support.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers