Oral history interview with Jeanne Hession (OH-015)

Title

Oral history interview with Jeanne Hession (OH-015)

Date

2003

Description

Jeanne Hession is a Suffolk University Law School alumna and its first female member of the Board of Trustees. This interview covers her attendance at Suffolk University Law School with classmate and friend Congressman Joe Moakley; her tenure as the first female class president; how Suffolk University has changed since 1956; the changing role of women in law; her friendship with Congressman Moakley; and her service on the Board of Trustees. In conclusion, Ms. Hession describes Congressman Moakley’s legacy to Suffolk University and Massachusetts.

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

Moving image
Video recordings

Format

MOV (quicktime)
PDF

Language

English

Identifier

OH-015

Interviewer

McEttrick, Joseph

Interviewee

Hession, Jeanne M., 1930-

Duration

50:21:00

Files

oh-015_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with Jeanne Hession (OH-015),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed November 15, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3722.

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