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Paul A. Strachan discussing preliminary plans for the "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week," 1948

1948-08-1725.5 x 20.5 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Photograph of (left to right) Paul A. Strachan, Vice Admiral Ross T. McIntire, and Honorable Robert Ramspeck, discussing preliminary plans for the 1948 observance of the "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week" ("NEPH") held October 3rd through 9th, 1948. Committee on "NEPH" met Tuesday, August 17th, 1948 at 1:30 p.m.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1948
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Committees
People with disabilities
Employee rights
American Federation of the Physically Handicapped
Strachan, Paul A., 1892-1972
Ramspeck, Robert, 1890-1972
McIntire, Ross T., 1889-1959
ArchivesUM location:The George Meany Memorial AFL-CIO Archive
  • series 2
  • box 22
  • folder 21
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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