Emmanuel College Oral Histories

The oral histories were conducted by the Cardinal Cushing Library, beginning in June 2012 to provide greater insight into the history of Emmanuel College (Boston, Massachusetts). The purpose endeavors to create a collection of recorded spoken memories that capture College alumni, faculty, Administrators’ and staffs’ memories about the College and A. Kirby, 1935their personal lives from the 1930s to the present. In addition, the collection seeks to gain the memories of individuals related to the College. 

The collection contains oral histories in a digital format that are stored on the Cardinal Cushing Library’s shared drive and on a dvd. Each interview may contain a biographical form of the interviewee, a deed of gift (where applicable) and a transcript of the interview. This collection also contains supplemental material to the oral histories that complements and enhance the interviews.