Welcome to Suffolk University's Moakley Archive and Institute Digital Collections. The documents, photographs, oral histories, exhibits, and educational tools presented here explore a variety of topics and time periods including: U.S. Congress, especially the life and career of Congressman Joe Moakley; women in the French Resistance; Eugene O'Neill; the early history of radio; El Salvador's civil war; and the history of Suffolk University.

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Archer Building (20 Derne) construction film, 1937-1938

Black and white, silent motion picture recording of the construction of an addition to the Archer Building on the Suffolk University campus, 20 Derne…

Fishing trip film made by Gleason L. Archer, June 1938

Black and white, silent motion picture recording of a fishing trip made by Gleason L. Archer, including shots of Archer and friends gathered on the…

Song: "A Little Bit of Moakley" [audio recording]

Song written about John Joseph Moakley, sung by John McDermott, with Brigham Phillips on piano; introduced as "An Awful Lot of Moakley."