An Historic Evening with the Living Legends of the Hall of Fame

Recording, Video

Accession Number: 2018.17.14

Scope & Content: Video of ceremony presenting ten living inductees of the inaugural Hall-of-Fame for Leaders and Legends of the Blindness Field with their Hall of Fame plaques at the Camberly Brown Hotel in Louisville, KY. Introduced by APH President Tuck Tinsley, moderated by Dr. Phil Hatlen.

Interview Date: / /

Collection: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2018.17

Administrative History: On Thursday, October 10, 2002, APH opened the 134th Annual Meeting of Ex Officio Trustees with a ceremony inducting the first 32 members in to the Hall of Fame for Leaders and Legends of the Blindness Field. Nine of those ten living legends were in attendance (left to right in photo): Ruth Kaarlela, Samuel Ashcroft, Natalie Barraga, Cleo Dolan, Eleanor Faye, Louis Vieceli, Alice Raftary, Stanley Suterko, and Donald Wedewer.

Subjects: Awards Blindness