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Alioto, Kathleen Sullivan


Biographical note

American educator and politician who served as a member of the Boston School Committee from 1974 to 1979 and Chairperson in 1977. She was married to former San Francisco Mayor Joseph Alioto from 1978 until his death in 1998.

Source: Citywide Coordinating Council, MS.1990.031

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Citywide Coordinating Council records


Citywide Coordinating Council (CCC) records are the institutional files of the independent, autonomous body created by the courts to oversee desegregation in Boston Public Schools, 1975-1978. Records of the Council include meeting minutes, reports, court documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings, monitoring forms, statistics, and publications. The materials document both the activities of the Council and the process of desegregation of Boston's public schools.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research; portions are available digitally. A small number of materials are closed due to privacy restrictions.

One audio cassette has been digitally copied; the original media was retained, but may not be played due to format. Digital use copies can only be accessed in the Burns Library Reading Room.

Dates: 1966 - 1979; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1978