Richard Daley Receives Special Olympics Certificate

Title

Richard Daley Receives Special Olympics Certificate

Subject

O'Brien, Kevin, 1954-2015
Special Olympics
International Special Olympics Summer Games
Athletes
Daley, Richard J., 1902-1976
Shriver, Eunice Kennedy, 1921-2009
Illinois--Chicago
Illinois. Sesquicentennial Commission

Description

Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley receives an Honorary Chairman certificate from Special Olympics athlete Kevin O'Brien as Eunice Kennedy Shriver and two unidentified individuals look on. Chicago hosted the first Special Olympics games at Soldier Field in 1968.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1968-xx-xx

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405795
Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission Collection

Original Format

photographic print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

20.7 x 25

Citation

“Richard Daley Receives Special Olympics Certificate,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 8, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31627.