Oral history interview with Michael Dukakis (OH-022, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Michael Dukakis (OH-022, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2004

Description

Michael S. Dukakis, former governor of Massachusetts (1975-1979; 1983-1991), discusses the career of Congressman John Joseph Moakley. Governor Dukakis talks about Congressman Moakley’s efforts to improve Boston Harbor and the Harbor Islands; recalls issues they worked together on while members of the Massachusetts legislature in the late sixties; what issues were prominent during political campaigns in the sixties and seventies; what the environment was like in the State House during the sixties; his thoughts regarding the Boston school desegregation in the 1970s and how important Congressman Moakley’s public service and political leadership was to his constituents.

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-022

Embedded Media

Interviewer

McEttrick, Joseph

Interviewee

Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-

Duration

57:19:00

Files

oh-022_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with Michael Dukakis (OH-022, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed January 18, 2020, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3727.

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