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Nicholas D. Corsano papers

Identifier: M186


Nicholas D. Corsano was born on August 4, 1904 in the North End, Boston. He graduated from the Northeastern University School of Engineering in 1926, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Most of his working career was spent with Boston Building Department as an inspector and construction supervisor. He became a co-chairman of the joint 1925-1926 Northeastern reunion committee in 1987, devoting considerable time to documenting class meetings and communicating with alumni around the country. The University recognized his efforts with the W. Erwin Story Citation for outstanding alumni volunteerism in 1991. Corsano died in Mattapan, Massachusetts in April 2003 at age 98.


  • 1926-2001


Language of Materials

The collection is entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is unrestricted.


0.7 cubic feet (2 containers)

System of Arrangement:

Arranged in one alphabetical sequence.

Physical Location



  • Oral History Project - Corsano, Nicholas: Transcript, 1995 (A36, Box 4, Folder 31)
Finding aid for the Nicholas D. Corsano Papers
Finding aid prepared by Migyeong Geum
November 2012
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Language of description note
Description is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Snell Library
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02115 US