Oral history interview with James Kelly (OH-018)

Title

Oral history interview with James Kelly (OH-018)

Date

2003

Description

James M. Kelly, member of the Boston City Council representing District Two since 1983, discusses his relationship with Congressman John Joseph Moakley. Mr. Kelly describes Congressman Moakley’s work to improve housing and the South Boston waterfront; Congressman Moakley’s hopes for the ninth districts future; his thoughts on Congressman Moakley’s constituent service; the Saint Patrick’s Day breakfast in South Boston; his memories regarding the Boston school desegregation in the 1970s; and Congressman Moakley’s legacy in Boston.

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
Oral histories

Format

MOV (quicktime)
PDF

Language

English

Identifier

OH-018

Interviewer

Allison, Robert J.
McEttrick, Joseph

Interviewee

Kelly, James M., 1940-2007

Duration

54:56:00

Files

oh-018_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with James Kelly (OH-018),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 14, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3725.

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