The Ward M. Canaday Center

for Special Collections

The University of Toledo

Finding Aid

Karen Gottlieb Stone Papers, 1983-1999,

MSS-193

Size: .25 linear feet

Provenance: Karen Gottlieb Stone

Access: Open

Collection Summary: This collection contains copies of a column Ms. Stone wrote for the Albuquerque Journal about living with disability.  It also includes a copy of her book Awakening to Disability:  Nothing About Us Without Us.

 

Subjects: Disability History

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Copyright: The literary rights to this collection are assumed to rest with the person(s) responsible for the production of the particular items within the collection, or with their heirs or assigns.  Researchers bear full legal responsibility for the acquisition to publish from any part of said collection per Title 17, United States Code.  The Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections may reserve the right to intervene as intermediary at its own discretion.

 

Completed by:  Kimberly Brownlee, April 2005; last updated: July 2014.

 


 

Biographical Sketch

 

Karen Gottlieb Stone is a photographer and  writer who contracted multiple sclerosis.  From 1990 -1999, she wrote a column for the Albuquerque Journal entitled "Meeting the Challenge," and in 1997 her book, Awakening to Disability:  Nothing About Us Without Us, was published.

 

 

Scope and Content Note

 

This collection contains photocopies of articles written by Karen Gottlieb Stone, primarily her column from the Albuquerque Journal entitled "Meeting the Challenge."  The articles provide a personal perspective on disability, and occasionally address issues relating to the Disability Rights movement.  In addition, there are occasional articles on various other subjects as well as occasional articles or editorials written by others about Ms. Stone.  It also contains a copy of her book, Awakening to Disability:  Nothing About Us Without Us.

Folder List

Box

Folder

Description

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Articles, 1983, 1987-1993, & undated

 

2

Articles, 1994-1999

 

3

Book, Awakening to Disability:  Nothing About Us Without Us (includes press release)