Opening of the games

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Title

Opening of the games

Description

The photograph shows a man and a woman walking ahead of a group of people in wheelchairs. Some of the persons in the wheelchairs are being pushed by individuals while others are pushing themselves. Three men are standing on a stage looking on at the marching band as it passes by. This is the opening cermony of the Paralympic Games.

Subject

Sports; Wheelchair Sports; Sports for people with disabilities; Paralympics

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Sports, Wheelchair Games

Identifier

D0001884

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

“Opening of the games,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 15, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/321.