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Dominic R. Massaro papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1496
Abstract The Dominic R. Massaro Order Sons of Italy in America Collection (1923-2008) consists of records and minutes of Supreme Conventions (1960-1987), Supreme Council Minutes (1963-1987); correspondence of Massaro as Director of Public Relations, Chairman of the Membership and Expansion Committee, and as National Historian; correspondence and reports of various OSIA committees and activities; convention material, council minutes, correspondence, committees, and activities of the OSIA New York...
Dates: 1923-2008

Edmond N. Tino papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1760
Abstract The Edmond N. Tino Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1916-1986) consists of records of national, state, and local lodges, including minutes, correspondence, brochures, booklets, by-laws, correspondence, and lists of members and officers. National records include Supreme Convention documents (1941-1959), Supreme Executive Council minute (1916), correspondence, reports on the Cossimo Orphanage and other projects. State lodge documents include grand convention minutes (1952-1986),...
Dates: 1916-1986

Eduardo Migliaccio papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1540
Abstract

Papers (1909-1958) of Italian American character actor Eduardo Migliaccio "Farfariello" (1880-1946) consist of photographs, playbills, correspondence, manuscript and published sheet music, and scrapbooks of memorabilia. Photographs from the collection have been digitized and are available in the U Media Archive digital repository, please see a link in the "Digital material" section below.

Dates: 1909-1958

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC733
Abstract Papers (1922-1944) selected from the Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890-1944) collection, relate to Carlo Tresca (1879-1943), labor, and fascism. Included are correspondence and manuscript papers relating to her efforts to secure justice for labor leaders, anarchists, IWW members, and others deprived of rights during the red scare following World War II. Materials pertain to the First United Committee on Defense of Political Prisoners, the Workers' Defense Union, Harry Weinberger, Atty., the...
Dates: 1922-1944

Elizabeth J. Pastorino Zurich papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2934
Abstract

Collection consists of photocopies of documents pertaining to the Pastorino Family history.

Dates: undated

Emilio Augusto papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC255
Abstract

Papers (1931-1972) of Emilio Augusto consist of newspaper clippings and photographs pertaining to fascism in Mussolini's Italy and to the anti-fascist movement among Italian Americans; miscellaneous personal and business correspondence.

Dates: 1931-1972

Emilio Grandinetti papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC794
Abstract Papers (1910-1960) of Italian American author, editor, and labor organizer Emilio Grandinetti (1882-1964) include personal correspondence largely relating to his union activities and affiliation with the Mazzini Society and the Democratic Party, Foreign Language Division; union hand-bills and pamphlets; newspaper clippings pertaining to the A.C.W.A., especially in Chicago, Cincinnati, and St. Louis, to the Chicago Tailor's Strike of 1910 and to organizing of the Curlee Clothing Company in...
Dates: 1910-1960

Ernest Tummolillo papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2617
Abstract

Papers (1902-1977) of Ernesto Tummolillo (1879-1916), a noted Neopolitan playwright who came to the United States in 1901 consist of photocopies of a biography written by his great grandson Gennaro Dispigno, correspondence, photographs, Neopolitan songs, a play written by Tummolillo, and newspaper clippings. Tummolillo also worked at the Ellis Island Immigration Office.

Dates: 1902-1977

Ernesto M. Strollo papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1952
Abstract

Papers of Ernesto M. Strollo consist of correspondence, banquet program booklets, newspaper clippings, a membership card, and a membership passbook of the Order Sons of Italy in America, Giuseppe Giusti No. 683 (Germantown, Pa.).

Dates: 1928-1967

Ferdinando D. Maurino papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1516
Abstract

Papers (1963-1972) of Ferdinando D. Maurino, a professor of Italian at the University of Tennessee, include several of his articles on Italian and Italian American writers.

Dates: 1963-1972

First Italian Presbyterian Church, (Chicago, Illinois) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC731
Abstract

Records (1891-1940) of the First Italian Presbyterian Church (Chicago, Illinois) consist of minutes of the sessions.

Dates: 1891-1940

Fort Velona papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2786
Abstract

Papers (1919-1962) of Italian American socialist Fort Velon (1893-1965) contain correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, articles, cartoons and published items. Velona's work appeared in La Parola del Popolo (Chicago), Nuovo Mundo, and La Stampa Libera. The bulk of the collection consists of originals of caricatures and cartoons dealing with domestic and international labor and politics. Issues of and clippings from La Parola del Popolo are also included.

Dates: 1919-1962

Francis X. Giaccone papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1904
Abstract

Collection (1933-1968) of Francis X. Giaccone consists of personal papers and materials pertaining to the Order Sons of Italy in America. Personal papers consist of published articles by Giaccone, newspaper clippings,and correspondence. Order Sons of Italy in America material consists of testimonial dinner information (1948, 1968) honoring Giaccone, a souvenir booklet from the New York Grand Convention (1950), and some New York Grand Lodge correspondence (1944-1952).

Dates: 1933-1968

Frank J. Montemuro, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1620
Abstract Frank J. Montemuro, Jr. served the Order Sons of Italy in America as Supreme Venerable (1977-1981) and as Grand Venerable of the Pennsylvania Grand Lodge (1969-1977). Collection includes records of Supreme Conventions (1969-1979), materials relating to various OSIA officers such as Supreme Venerable, Supreme Recording Secretary, Supreme Deputies, and Supreme Trustees, materials on various OSIA committees and programs such as OSIA Foundation, National Education and Scholarship committee,...
Dates: 1965-2005

Frank Orrico papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2554
Abstract OSIA records - National (convention booklets, 1959, 1965); State (California convention booklet, 1959); Local (Washington Fedele No. 1469 - life membership certificate of Clorinda Orrico, 1979, and 1967 certificate 25 years, Washington Rento No. 1967 - meritorious award, Frank Orrico, 1969); Non-OSIA (correspondence of Frank Orrico, 1962-1963, certificate Cavaliere dell-Ordine Al Merito, Republic of Italy ,1962, certificate Stella della Solidarieta Italiana, Republic of Italy,...
Dates: 1929-1976

Fred A. Ossanna papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1999
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1927-1972

Fred Celli papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC424
Abstract Papers (1926-1973) of Fred Celli consist of personal corresondence; and correspondence, minutes, reports, miscellany, and publications of socialist and anti-Fascist organizations. Among organizations represented are the Italian Socialist Federation; the Socialist Party of the United States of America, Italian Section; the Matteotti League; the Mazzini Society; the Fratellanza Italo-Americana, Abraham Lincoln, New York; Italian American publishing companies, and the International Workers...
Dates: 1926-1972

Galileo Tobia papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2596
Abstract

Papers consist of letters, postcards, and clippings sent to "L'Adunata" by Italians in the U.S., Italy, South America and elsewhere. Also included are files on several leftist newspapers, most published in Italy.

Dates: 1920-1980

George A. Scigliano papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2371
Abstract

Papers (1874-1907) of Massachusetts state representative George A. Scignliano (1874-1906) consist of photocopies of newspaper clippings concerning activities of this Italian American political leader in Boston, Massacchusetts.

Dates: 1874-1907

George J Spatuzza papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2477
Abstract The George J. Spatuzza Order Sons of Italy in America collection includes records of the Supreme Lodge (1937-1957) and of the Illinois Grand Lodge (1920-1960). Supreme Lodge records include correspondence, convention records, many committee reports, such as those from the Immigration and Naturalization Commission, reports of Washington lobbyist Leonard Pasqualicchio, and occasional Supreme Council minutes. Materials of the Illinois Grand Lodge feature most issues of The Bulletin (1927-1954),...
Dates: 1920-1960

George Lancelot Quilici papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2213
Abstract Papers (1934-1969) of George Lancelot Quilici (1897-1969) consist of briefs and newspaper clippings on Cook County (Chicago) election fraud cases, materials pertaining to his election campaigns, controversial cases, anti-fascist activities, work on civil rights, publications, and miscellany, including travel material and biographical information. Included are materials, news releases and newspaper clippings concerning the National Lawyers Guild, publications by and about the House UnAmerican...
Dates: 1896-1969

Gino Speranza papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2482
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1901-1923

Gioacchino Artoni papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC244
Abstract

Papers (1915-1937) of Gioacchino Artoni (1866-1937), an Italian American labor organizer, consist primarily of newspaper clippings about him.

Dates: 1915-1942

Giovanni G. Ricciardi papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3309
Abstract Papers of Giovanni G. Ricciardi consist of birth certificates, baptism certificates, a passport, marriage certificates, naturalization certificates, a list of funeral expenses, and Italian military discharge papers. Birth and marriage certificates are for Giovanni G. Ricciardi and Rosa Maria Codella; naturalization certificates include those for John Ricciardi, Rosa Maria Ricciardi, and Pietro Codella. Funeral expenses are for Lucia Ricciardi, and passports are for Giovanni Ricciardi and...
Dates: undated

Girolamo Valenti papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2770
Abstract

Papers (1904-1960) of Girolamo Valenti (1892-1958), an Italian American labor organizer, editor, and anti-fascist, include correspondence and published items, newspaper clippings on fascism, socialism, and WWI, photographs, pamphlets, cartoons and caricatures by Fort Velona, and materials pertaining to Arturo Giovannitti and New York politicians.

Dates: 1904-1960

Giuseppe D. Procopio papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2187
Abstract

Papers (ca. 1933-1961) of Italian American labor leader Giuseppe D. Procopio comprise articles and clippings about his union activities. Procopio was from Calabria, Italy, born ca. 1890. He was active in the Confederazione Italo-Americano del Lavoro, the United Shoe Workers of America, Local 563 Shoe Service Union, President of International Wholesale and Department Store Union, and chairman of America Aid to Calabria after World War II.

Dates: 1933-1961

Grace Billotti Spinelli papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2483
Abstract

Papers (1928-1929) of Grace Billotti Spinelli include a typescript of memoirs (in English); papers and reports relating to the International Institute, including a 1934 report relating to the foreign-born in New Jersey; text of a lecture given by Edward Corsi in 1931; and a scrapbook with clippings on Spinelli, her activities, and the YWCA.

Dates: 1928-1929

Gregorio Morabito papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3315
Abstract The Gregorio Morabito Order Sons of Italy in America collection includes music and lyrics to the "OSIA Anthem" (1943) and the "Song of the Sons of Italy" (1949). Also included are miscellaneous certificates and acknowledgements of Morabito's service as a public accountant and 50 year membership in OSIA, correspondence regarding the New York War Fund Campaign (1944), miscellaneous correspondence from various people include Mayor Fiorello La Guardia of New York City and Thomas E. Dewey,...
Dates: 1921-1983

Harry D. Fornari papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC735
Abstract Papers (ca. 1941-1976) of Harry D. Fornari, a business executive, include speeches, programs, and newspaper clippings documenting his work as chairman of the Council of Immigrant Youth and with the Immigrants' Conference. The Council of Immigrant Youth was organized after the United States entered World War II to show solidarity with the new homeland and to work for the Civilian Defense Volunteer Office as requested. It was affiliated with the Immigrants' Conference, a coalition of various...
Dates: 1941-1976

Howard E. Molisani papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1878
Abstract The E. Howard Molisani Order Sons of Italy in America Collection (1920-1987) consists of records of the Supreme Lodge, the New York Grand Lodge, and materials pertaining to labor and labor organizations, along with personal papers. Records of the OSIA Supreme Lodge include convention records (1985-1987), council minutes (1980-1987), National Foundation minutes (1976-1985), materials of the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum Commission (1975-1987), and materials pertaining to National Italian American...
Dates: 1920-1987

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