Signatory page of the ADA that shows the signature of President H.W. Bush

Signatory page of the ADA that shows the signature of President H.W. Bush.

By signing his name to this page, President George H.W. Bush signed into law the foundation for a great change in society and for people with disabilities.

Courtesy Of The National Archives

In their own words

Those with disabilities share their personal stories.

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Opening more
than doors

Browse images and artifacts.

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Missouri History Museum exhibition

Americans with Disabilities Act: 20 Years Later.
June 26, 2010
to Jan 8, 2012

Visit the exhibition

Visit the exhibition