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
4 Manhattan College male students and 4 Citadel male students are seated at 2 tables in a television studio preparing to film the quiz show competition the College Bowl in March 1970.

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Manhattan College vs. the Citadel in the College Bowl, 1970

Sundays in the spring of the 1960s and early 1970s became reserved for television’s “College Bowl”, also known as the General Electric (G.E.) College Bowl.  First filmed at the CBS studios and later at NBC, Manhattan College’s four-men teams went head-to-head against fellow collegians answering challenging questions rooted in the liberal arts.

 


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