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Charles A. Grimes: Attendant in the Cowell Residence Program, Wheelchair Technologist, and Participant/Observer of Berkeley's Disability Community, 1967-1990s
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interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1998),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
Chuck Grimes was interviewed because of his thirty years working within the Berkeley disability community in a range of jobs including attendant, wheelchair mechanic, and advocate. He worked in many of the leading disability organizations in their early stages and knew and worked with many of the important leaders...
interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1998),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
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Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement Oral History Project
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
Welcome to UC Berkeley's website on the Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement. Discover our rich collection of primary sources exploring the social and political history of the disability movement from the 1960s to the present. Investigate related projects on artists with disabilities and the Self-Advo...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Judith Heumann: Pioneering Disability Rights Advocate and Leader in Disabled in Action, New York; Center for Independent Living, Berkeley; World Institute on Disability; and the US Department of Education, 1960s-2000
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interview by David Landes, fl. 1998, Jonathan Young, fl. 1998 and Susan Brown, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2001),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
Judy (Judith E.) Heumann has been a prominent figure in the history and evolution of the disability rights and independent living movement, nationally and worldwide, for more than thirty years. Her vision of equal rights and access for all people with disabilities was shaped in early childhood by her experiences o...
interview by David Landes, fl. 1998, Jonathan Young, fl. 1998 and Susan Brown, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2001),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
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Kitty Cone: Political Organizer For Disability Rights, 1970s-1990s, And Strategist For Section 504 Demonstrations, 1977
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interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1998),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
Kitty [Curtis] Cone was invited to be interviewed as part of the Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement Oral History Series because of the seminal role she has played in the disability rights movement since her arrival in the Bay Area in 1972. She was a key political strategist and organizer in several...
interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1998),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
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Susan O'Hara: Director of the UC Berkeley Disabled Students' Program, 1988-1992, Coordinator of the Residence Program, 1975-1988, and Community Historian
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interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1997),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
Susan O'Hara was interviewed because of her twenty-five years of activism and leadership within the disabled community of Berkeley and the University of California as a student, staff member, historian, and keen observer. Trained as an historian, Ms. O'Hara provides valuable insights into the Disabled Students' Pr...
interview by David Landes, fl. 1998 (Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 1997),
Source: ark.cdlib.org
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