Oral history interview with Anthony Voto (OH-039)

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Collection Number

Moakley Oral History Project OH-039

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Running Time

00:45:06

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.

Interview Date

2005

Publisher

Suffolk University

Keywords

Busing for school integration, East Boston

Subject Headings

Busing for school integration, East Boston (Boston, Mass.), Magnet schools--Massachusetts

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Oral history interview with Anthony Voto (OH-039)

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