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
A crowd of several student graduates captured from behind, are dressed in robes and mortarboards.  One mortarboard has written on it “Need a Job”.

Image of the Month: May

Manhattan College Commencement, May 1994

Thirty years ago, Manhattan College celebrated its 149th undergraduate commencement when over 550 students received undergraduate degrees in Draddy gymnasium.  Dr. Judith E. N. Albino, President of the University of Colorado and a nationally recognized health psychologist, received an honorary degree and was the keynote speaker.  The ceremony also marked the 20th anniversary of co-education at Manhattan.  Women comprised 42% of the entire student body.


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