Oral history interview with Anthony Voto (OH-039, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Anthony Voto (OH-039, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2005

Description

Mr. Anthony Voto reflects on his experiences growing up in East Boston, Massachusetts, following the 1974 Garrity decision, which required students to be bused between Boston neighborhoods with the intention of creating racial balance in the public schools. Mr. Voto discusses his childhood in East Boston; his experiences attending a magnet school; the appreciation for different cultures and people that he gained from attending a school with a diverse student body; and the positive impact that he feels the results of the Garrity decision had on the Boston Public Schools.

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-039

Embedded Media

Interviewer

Cain, Jared

Interviewee

Voto, Anthony, 1966-

Duration

45:06:00

Files

oh-039_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with Anthony Voto (OH-039, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed September 19, 2020, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3743.

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