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Joseph A. L. Errigo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1771

Scope and Contents

Italian Americans -- Delaware -- Societies, etc.

Italian Americans -- Societies, etc.

Lawyers.

Italian Americans.

Postage stamps.

Dates

  • 1882-1982

Creator

Language of Materials

Mainly in English; some items in 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.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Joseph A.L. Errigo served as Grand Venerable of the Delaware Lodge of OSIA, 1948-1952 and and 1964-1966. He also served as Supreme Recording Secretary of OSIA, 1957-1961 and as third Assistant Supreme Venerable, 1961-1963.

Extent

4.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

Joseph A.L. Errigo Order Sons of Italy Collection comprises records of various OSIA committees of the Delaware Grand Lodge and of local Delaware lodges, and personal papers of Errigo. Also included are newspaper clippings and photographs. Includes materials pertaining to the Immigration and Naturalization Committee, and the National Anti-Defamation Committee. Convention materials pertain to the Supreme convention (1951, 1959), and the Delaware Grand Convention (1977).Also included are correspondence, historical notes, and 1982 officers list of the Caesar Rodney Lodge 2359, Wilmington, Del., along with a Delaware Grand Lodge Venerables list (1922-1979). Personal papers of Errigo include materials relating to his family history, his legal career, the Garibaldi Postage Stamp of 1960, manuscripts of plays, histories and other writings of Errigo, and miscellaneous events relating to Delaware, and photographs.
Author
IHRC Archives
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding Aid in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Immigration History Research Center Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-625-4800