Foti Family papers
Papers of the Foti family consist mainly of photocopied letters written by Luigi Foti from Messina, Italy to his son Salvatore Foti in Brooklyn, New York. Included is an extensive personal account of the December 1908 earthquake in Messina.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
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2.5 linear inches
Language of Materials
- Inventory of the Foti Family papers.
- IHRC Archives
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Collecting Area Details
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