Oral history interview with Karen Harraghy (OH-009, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Karen Harraghy (OH-009, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2003

Description

In this interview, Karen Harraghy, a member of Congressman John Joseph Moakley’s district staff from 1983 to 2001, recalls her time working for the congressman. The interview covers Ms. Harraghy’s responsibilities as a district staff member; Congressman Moakley’s involvement in immigration and human rights issues in El Salvador; his relationships with the Massachusetts congressional delegation and other members of Congress; and his reputation as a bread-and-butter politician. She concludes by reflecting on Congressman Moakley’s legacy of public service and political leadership.

Source

Moakley 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

Sound recording
Oral histories

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Identifier

OH-009

Embedded Media

Interviewer

Feugill, Wayne

Interviewee

Harraghy, Karen

Duration

32:44:00

Files

oh-009_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with Karen Harraghy (OH-009, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 5, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3717.

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