Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities - With An Eye to the Past
Introduction 1940s to 50s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s

Access Press History Note Columns
by Luther Granquist and Access Press Staff

Gov. Wendell Anderson a Leader in Council's Start
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press June 10, 2016)

Kennedy, Johnson Were Key Community Allies
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press May 10, 2016)

Submissions are Sought for the History Note
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press April 10, 2016)

Was it Heartless Humor or Clever Commentary?
by Luther Granquist
(First printed in Access Press March 10, 2016)

For 45 years, Rise Has Elevated the Lives of Many
by Jane McClure
(First printed in Access Press February 10, 2016)

ARRM Marked 45 Years' Service in 2015
by Jane McClure
(First printed in Access Press January 10, 2016)

25th anniversary: Reflecting on a Year of Celebration, Lessons of History
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press December 10, 2015)

Minnesota Pioneers Prep Adapted Sports Competition
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press November 10, 2015)

Inventors' Group Had Long History of Helping Others
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press October 10, 2015)

A Passion for Puppets Was a Part of Moses' Life
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press September 10, 2015)

Parent Movement Helped Set the Stage for Changes
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press August 10, 2015)

A Look Back, 25 Years Ago
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press July 10, 2015)

Final Push for the ADA Took Time, Political Process
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press June 10, 2015)

1990 Petition Regarded as Magna Carta for Disability Rights
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press May 8, 2015)

Civil Disobedience is Part of the ADA's History
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press April 10, 2015)

State Special Education Laws Evolved Over Time
by Luther Granquist
(First printed in Access Press March 10, 2015)

Women Helped Meet Equipment, Health Care Needs
by Jane McClure
(First printed in Access Press February 10, 2015)

Brush Up on Some Disability History During the New Year
by Access Press Staff
(First printed in Access Press January 10, 2015)

History Notes from 2014

History Notes from 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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