Courthouse accessibility protestors, Portland, 1982

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Lena Muldoon of Portland, president of the Maine Association of Handicapped Persons, left; Ray Gill of Westbrook, and Tom Andrews, right, executive director of the MAHP, show lapel buttons advocating for handicapped access to buildings.

The group filed suit against the state, seeking to make courtrooms accessible to the disabled.

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  • Title: Courthouse accessibility protestors, Portland, 1982
  • Creator: Willman, Eugene S.
  • Creation Date: 1982-11-29
  • Subject Date: 1982-11-29
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 25.5 cm x 20.3 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 7/7
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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