Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities - With An Eye to the Past
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Access Press History Note Columns
by Luther Granquist
and Access Press Staff

State ombudsman's office rooted in court case, tragedy
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press June 10, 2014)

History Note – A look back through the pages of
Access Press

(by Jane McClure)
(First printed in Access Press May 10, 2014)

Wolfensberger's influence cited in ADA history
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press April 10, 2014)

Winter Paralympics Games began 38 years ago
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press March 10, 2014)

American Sign Language has a long and proud past
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press February 10, 2014)

Willowbrook case brought needed national reform
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press January 10, 2014)

Protection and advocacy were a key civil rights step
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press December 10, 2013)

Collected corn tradition reaps benefits for campers
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press November 10, 2013)

Deaf Outfielder Deserves a Place in the Hall of Fame
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press October 10, 2013)

Minnesotan Was a Kingpin in Adaptive Bowling Circles
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press September 10, 2013)

All Children Have the Same Rights to Education
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press August 10, 2013)

Legal Aid Celebrates 100 Years of Community Service
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press July 10, 2013)

St. Paul Student's Website Brings Key Legal Case to Life
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press June 10, 2013)

Accessible to All, Community Sings Were Entertainment
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press May 10, 2013)

Benefit Kicks Off 50th Anniversary for Sister Kenny Show
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press April 10, 2013)

U.S. Dept of Labor Marks Centennial This Year
(by Access Press Staff)
(First printed in Access Press March 10, 2013)

ADA Legacy Project Seeks to Preserve, Display History
(by Jane McClure)
(First printed in Access Press February 10, 2013)

Women's Efforts Aided Veterans with Disabilities
(by Jane McClure)
(First printed in Access Press January 10, 2013)

History Notes from 2012

History Notes from 2011

History Notes from 2010

History Notes from 2009

History Notes from 2007 and 2008

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