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Records (1925-1959) of the America-Italy Society, a cultural organization, include minutes; correspondence; financial records; brochures; photographs; and corporate documents. Series include information regarding the Italy-America Society's dissolution and correspondence of founder Luigi Criscuolo. Also included is correspondence of Ellsworth Bunker; Thomas McKittrick; John Astor and Clare Booth Luce.
Records (1981-1983) of the Arba Sicula Society, a Sicilian American cultural organization, consist of correspondence; publications; newspaper clippings; and miscellany.
Papers (1927-1972) of Fred A. Ossanna, an Italian American lawyer active in various Italian American organizations, consist largely of material pertaining to UNICO, a social and civic organization, and to the National Italian American Civic League. Photographs are included.
Papers (1901-1923) of Gino Speranza, an Italian American lawyer from New York City include correspondence relating to the Society for Protection of Italian Immigrants, reports, speeches, clippings, and statistics on Italian immigrants. Speranza served as secretary of the Society.
Records (1938-1969) of the Italian Actors Union (New York, New York), a branch of the Associated Actors and Artistes of America, comprise constitution and by-laws, membership lists, correspondence, scripts, speeches and essays concerning Italian theater in New York, contracts, memoranda, financial records, materials pertaining to the Italian Recreation Center (New York), and, on microfilm only, the minutes of the Executive Council (1939-1963).
Collection consists of tape-recorded oral history interviews of over 150 Italian Americans from Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Interviews cover a broad range of topics including mining a work, business, Italian organizations, women, folklore, farming, and community life. Some of the informants are from Northern Wisconsin (especially Hurley) and southern Ontario, Canada (especially Sault Ste. Marie).
The Joseph Cernuto Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1929-1967) consists of Supreme Convention books (1939-1967), a copy of the General Laws of the Order (1931), Pennsylvania Grand Convention books (1929-1957), miscellaneous Pennsylvania Grand Lodge testimonial dinner programs, the program for the dedication of the building for Loggia Nuova Camillo Benso Di Cavour No. 874 (Mt. Pleasant, Pa.) (1948), and newspaper clippings.
The Louis Orsini Order Sons of Italy in America collection consists of Grand Convention Minutes (1927-1961, 1984), Grand Convention and Grand Council minutes (1927-1950), and some Grand Lodge correspondence and OSIA by-laws.
The Mary Kelley Order Sons of Italy in America collection includes Supreme Constitution and General Laws of the Order; 1953 Indiana Grand Lodge By-laws; the by-laws of an unamed lodge; 1981 Grand Convention Souvenir booklet; miscellaneous award and banquet booklets; a photographs; and a copy of Ernest Biagi's The Purple Aster. Also included is a program from a Congressional dinner honoring St. Patrick (1963).
Papers (1935-1968) of Max Ascoli (1898-1978) include correspondence; minutes; publications; reports; and newspaper clippings relating to the activities of the Mazzini Society and its officers.
Records (1918-1986) of the Order Sons of Italy in America, C. Colombo-C. Battista Lodge No. 861 (Mich.) include lodge minutes (1918-1932, 1947-1957), financial records (1953-1975), booklets of annual Columbus Day dances, miscellaneous copies of the Lodge newsletter, Il Messagero, and newsletters of other local lodges. Also included are Supreme and Grand Lodge correpsondence and Grand Council and Grand Convention minutes (1981-1986), as well as Michigan, Connecticut, and Ohio by-laws.
- Italian American newspapers. 4
- Anti-fascist movements -- United States. 3
- Lawyers. 3
- Columbus Day. 2
- Earthquakes -- Italy 2
- Italian American labor leaders. 2
- Italian Americans -- Illinois -- Societies, etc. 2
- Italian Americans -- Maryland -- Societies, etc. 2
- Italian Americans -- Massachusetts -- Societies, etc. 2
- Italian Americans -- New York (State) -- Societies, etc. 2
- Italian Americans -- Political activity. 2
- Abnormalities, Human. 1
- Actors -- Labor unions -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
- Arbitration, industrial. 1
- Church records and registers -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul. 1
- Disaster relief -- Italy. 1
- Emigration and Immigration -- Government policy. 1
- Emigration and immigration 1
- Ethnic press 1 ∧ less
- America-Italy Society. 1
- American Committee on Italian Migration. Chicago Chapter (Ill.). 1
- Arba Sicula, Inc. 1
- Ascoli, Max, 1898-1978. 1
- Broccolino, Arnold. 1
- Caira, Aldo A. 1
- Celli, Fred. 1
- Cernuto, Joseph, 1898-1973. 1
- D'Agostino, Paul A., 1901-1966. 1
- Della Noce, Frank, 1894- 1
- Errigo, Joseph A. L. 1
- Fornari, Harry D. 1
- Italian Actors Union (New York, N.Y.). 1
- Italian Immigration to Michigan's Upper Peninsula Oral History Project. 1
- Kelley, Mary. 1
- Massari, Vincent, 1898-1976. 1
- Molisani, E. Howard, 1911-1987. 1
- Montemarano, Joseph A. 1
- Montemuro, Frank J., Jr. 1
- Order Sons of Italy in America. Alabama Grand Lodge. 1 ∧ less