Pictures from the Past: ADA 25th Anniversary
In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the ADA, Yoshiko Dart has kindly shared photos from the passage of the ADA with ECNV. Check them out below. Happy ADA 25!
Sharon Mistler and her partner, Phil Calkins, and teddy bear in a wheelchair waiting before marching to the US Capitol on March 12, 1990 with ADAPT and other disability community members.
Capitol Crawl on March 12, 1990. People with disabilities crawl up the U.S. Capitol steps in a demonstration to demand the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
A large crowd gathers to watch President George H.W. Bush sign the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Sharon Mistler , Sen. Kennedy, Atsuko Kuwana, and other leaders on the South Lawn of the White House following the Signing Ceremony on July 26, 1990.
Sharon Mistler, Justin Dart and ECNV Board Chair at the Picnic on the Ellipse, south side of the White House following the Signing Ceremony on July 26, 1990.
Monica Hall, ECNV staff, handing out lunch boxes to people at the picnic.