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SIM-32: The Mac O’Callaghan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SIM-32

Abstract

The collection documents Mac O’Callaghan’s involvement in the Mud Lane Society and her interest in the College of Staten Island.

Dates

  • 2001 - 2007

Biographical / Historical

As a founding member of the Mud Lane Society, a friend of State Senator John Marchi, and a volunteer for Project Hospitality, Mac O’Callaghan has dedicated herself to Staten Island. The Mud Lane Society was founded in 1976 in order to inspire interest in the community of Stapleton on Staten Island. The society was particularly interested in maintaining the architectural integrity of the area, and organized yearly house tours of historic mansions. In the 1990s, they became involved in the debate over the construction of a speedway in the neighborhood.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mac O’Callaghan.

Processing Information

Processing and finding aid by Rachel Jirka.

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the CSI Archives & Special Collections Repository