San Francisco Protesters In DC

“If Carter won’t come out here to talk to us, we’ll have to come to him.” Protester Linda Gill, The Daily Californian, April 18, 1977.”

The San Francisco group worked with Washington-based American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities (ACCD) to organize a Section 504 rally at Lafayette Park opposite the White House on April 26, 1977.

Photograph by HolLynn D'Lil

The San Francisco group worked with Washington-based American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities (ACCD) to organize a Section 504 rally at Lafayette Park opposite the White House on April 26, 1977.

Two weeks into the occupation, San Francisco protesters sent a delegation to Washington. They elected twenty-five people representing different disabilities and racial backgrounds to educate and pressure politicians.

Photographs in video courtesy of HolLynn D'Lil

The San Francisco group worked with Washington-based American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities (ACCD) to organize a Section 504 rally at Lafayette Park opposite the White House on April 26, 1977. Slidehow: San Francisco Protestors in DC

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