Oral history interview with John Costello (SOH-042, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with John Costello (SOH-042, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2013

Creator

Costello, John
Howington, Julia

Description

In this interview, John W. Costello, a 1956 graduate of Suffolk University Law School reflects upon his experiences attending Suffolk University Law School, his family’s long-standing connection to Suffolk, and his life post-graduation. Costello discusses his political career including, his service in the Massachusetts legislature, the Governor’s Council, and his bid for Lieutenant Governor in 1964. He describes his relationships with Massachusetts politicians such as Congressman Joe Moakley, Bobby Kennedy and Jack Kennedy. He also describes his law practice, connections to his law school classmates, and his family life. Costello concludes by discussing how Suffolk Law School prepared him for his career.

Source

Suffolk University Oral History Project

Rights

Copyright Suffolk University. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Audio recording
Oral histories

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Subject

Suffolk University--Law School
Legal education

Identifier

SOH-042

Embedded Media

Files

soh-042_transcript.pdf

Citation

Costello, John and Howington, Julia, “Oral history interview with John Costello (SOH-042, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed August 21, 2017, http://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/14742.

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