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Albert Chenet papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1947
The Albert Chenet Order Sons of Italy in America, Pennsylvania Grand Lodge collection (1941-1978) includes Grand convention books (1967-1977), Grand Council minutes and correspondence (1976-1978), testimontial dinner booklets (1941-1972), photographs of flood damage in Italy, and newspaper clippings.

Dates

  • 1941-1978

Creator

Language of Materials

English and Italian

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRCA.

Extent

3 linear inches

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Albert Chenet served as chairman of the Order Sons of Italy in America Pennsylvania Grand Lodge Mortuary Fund Committee (1939-1941) and as 3rd and 1st Assistant Grand Venerable (1967-1977). Born in Cencinighe (Belluno) he came to America in 1921 and established his residence in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. Married to Katherine (nee Rizzo) in 1925, the Chenets had two children: Alberta (Mrs. Samuel Farls) and Albert A., graduate of St. Vincent's Preparatory Scholl and now attending Carnegie Institute of technology. Albert Chenet was born on August 12, 1895, died on April 1, 1978.
Author
IHRC Archives
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding Aid in English

Repository Details

Part of the Immigration History Research Center Archives Repository

Contact:

612-625-4800