Archives & Special Collections

Manhattan College serves as the final repository for the historical records of Manhattan College and the Brothers of the Christian Schools (also known as the Christian Brothers or the De La Salle Christian Brothers). The College houses the following archival collections:

  • Archives of Manhattan College
  • Archives of the De La Salle Christian Brothers of the legacy New York (NY) District
  • Archives of the De La Salle Christian Brothers of the legacy Long Island-New England (LI-NE) District
  • Christian Brothers of the Midwest District Archives
  • Lasallian Research Collection
  • District of Eastern North America (DENA) Archives
  • Archives of the Christian Brothers Conference
Eight student cadets dressed in uniform and their assistant headmaster, a Christian Brother, line up behind a metal gate and in front of the large, stainless steel Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Park.

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NY World’s Fair, 1964

Student cadets at La Salle Military Academy, all from countries overseas, line up before the Unisphere at the site of the New York World’s Fair in Flushing, Queens with Brother C. John, Assistant Headmaster of the military preparatory school in Oakdale, Long Island. International "Peace Through Understanding”, symbolized in the Unisphere, served as the theme of the fair, which ran until the fall of 1965.

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