Oral history interview with Barney Frank (OH-075)

Title

Oral history interview with Barney Frank (OH-075)

Date

2008

Description

Congressman Barney Frank, who has served the Fourth District of Massachusetts since 1981, discusses his early interactions with Congressman Moakley and his own entrance into politics. Frank also describes Boston’s busing crisis; Moakley’s leadership style; the dynamics of the Massachusetts congressional delegation; and hallmark issues of Congressman Moakley’s career. His interview ends with a humorous account of Moakley’s campaign advertisements.

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

Subject

Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001
Busing for school integration
Frank, Barney, 1940-
Boston (Mass.)

United States--Congress

Identifier

OH-075

Interviewer

Allison, Robert J.
McEttrick, Joseph

Interviewee

Frank, Barney, 1940-

Duration

20:59

Files

oh-075_transcript.pdf

Citation

“Oral history interview with Barney Frank (OH-075),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed October 18, 2017, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3773.

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