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Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 13.97 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
DVD, special olympics
DVD
Description (Brief):
The Ringer DVD. From its beginnings as Camp Shriver in Eunice Kennedy Shriver’s backyard, to the first international games in 1968, Special Olympics has been about giving people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to participate in sport. This participation builds confidence, provides emotional support and offers social opportunities for the athletes and their families. With state chapters and a global presence through its World Games, “Special Olympics is the largest sports organization for people with intellectual disabilities with 5 million athletes in 170 countries worldwide.”
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Special Olympics  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
ID Number:
2017.3156.38
Nonaccession number:
2017.3156
Catalog number:
2017.3156.38
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1863006