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Alberto Cupelli papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC485
Abstract Papers (1933-1973) of Alberto Cupelli (b. 1905), an Italian American journalist and consular agent, consist mainly of correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to his role as the Italian consular agent in New Haven, Connecticut and to his involvement in the Italian anti-fascist movement. Correspondents include Walter Toscanini (and added are also clippings about his father, Arturo Toscanini). Correspondence relates to, among others, Angelo Guidi-Flavio; Luigi Giovanolo; John...
Dates: 1933-1973

Alessandro Sisca papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2408
Abstract Papers include personal correspondence, untitled works, and notes; notebooks of clippings; published works by other writers; correspondence, records, receipts, contracts, poetry, short stories, and clippings pertaining to La Follia di New York; and correspondence, published materials, and miscellany of Marziale Sisca. Correspondents of Marziale Sisca include Thomas Dewey, Fiorello La Guardia, Enrico Caruso, and Presidents Taft and Eisenhower. Selected items from the collection have been...
Dates: 1893-1968

Alfredo Segre papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3036
Abstract

Collection consists of personal correspondence with family members and friends, diaries, travel notes, photographs, professional correspondence with publishers and editors, manuscripts and typescripts of Alfredo Segre's (1908-1960) writings, including articles, poems, short stories, book reviews, and translations.

Dates: 1920-1960

Amabile Peguri Santacaterina papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2358
Abstract

Papers consist of Amabile and Vincenzo Santacaterina's correspondence, including that of Amabile with Ferdinando Offeli; Vincenzo's notes about a trip to South America in 1965; photographs; clippings; "Il calicanto non cresce a Chicago" (1990), Amabile's autobiography; "Chiuppano nel Mondo" (n.d.), by Ferdinando Pffeli; and "Decenale di Vincenza All'Estero, 1953-1962."

Dates: 1959-1992

Carmelo Zito papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2912
Abstract

Miscellaneous letters regarding the newspaper "Corriere del Popolo" and Italian American labor activity. Included are four photocopied letters from Egidio Clemente to Luigi Antonini (1958-1962).

Dates: 1938-1970

Circolo Culturale Italiano di Baltimora (Baltimore, Maryland) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC450
Abstract

The Circolo Culturale Italiano di Baltimora was founded in 1955 by Dr. Raffaele Canevaro, Helen F. Knipp, and Dr. Regina Soria for those interested in Italian culture. Records (ca. 1940-1970) contain correspondence; financial records; membership lists; flyers; and announcements. Also included are newspaper clippings and correspondence relating to the Italian-American Committee of the National War Fund.

Dates: 1940-1970

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

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

George Pozzetta papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2171
Abstract The George Pozzetta papers (24 linear ft.) include correspondence, research notes and resource files (including primary sources) on subjects of Pozzetta’s interest, drafts and manuscripts of his articles, book chapters and book reviews, copies of papers submitted by colleagues, and a set of oral histories for which Pozzetta interviewed primarily Cuban Americans in Florida. A significant segment includes drafts and sources pertaining to his unfinished monograph on Italian Americans during...
Dates: 1970-1994

Gino Mariani papers

 Collection — Box: Oversize 1
Identifier: IHRC2959
Abstract

Correspondence, photos, diplomas/certificates, memorabilia, chiefly from and about poet Nino Caradonna. Also includes some print material.

Dates: undated

Giuseppe Ferri papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3940
Abstract

Records of Italian American organizations in Wallingford, Connecticut. Included are ledgers, constitutions and by-laws, and anniversary booklets.

Dates: 1911-1979

Iwan Padiak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3404
Abstract

Certificates, clippings.

Dates: 1939-1958

Josephine M. Falco papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1826
Abstract The Josephine M. Falco Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1940-1981) consists of books on Grand Lodge statutes (1940), rituals (1957), and Constitution and Supreme Laws (1962). Also included are Massachusetts Grand Lodge convention books (1973-1981), miscellaneous correspondence, materials pertaining to a Grand Lodge-USO project to send cookies to troops in Vietnam (1966), to March of Dimes Walkathon (1977), to Falco's tenure as President of the OSIA Massachusetts Grand Lodge Benfit...
Dates: 1940-1981

Natale Cuneo papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC484
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence, articles and speeches written by Natale Cuneo (died in 1953, aged 65, in Brooklyn, New York), photographs, and newspaper clippings. Cuneo was active in the United Concrete Workers Union and the barbers and waiters unions.

Dates: 1920-1950

Order Sons of Italy in America, Lodge Guglielmo Marconi, No. 427 (New Jersey) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3272
Abstract

Records consist of the Lodge's organizational correspondence, membership applications, meeting minutes, financial records in bound ledgers. Included are also officers' insignia.

Dates: 1920-1960

Pasquale Mario De Ciampis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3287
Abstract Papers of Pasquale Mario De Ciampis are dominated by his history of "Il Proletario," the first draft of which runs over 4,000 pages. De Ciampis also researched the history of his own family and that of his hometown of Morcone, Italy. Included are drafts and extensive notes on "Il Proletario" and its editors; family photographs, a funeral book of Pasquale's wife Lucy De Ciampis, personal correspondence and notes, genealogical research material and correspondence, maps, and an autographed...
Dates: 1920-1989

Peter R. Zuzolo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1918
Abstract The Peter R. Zuzolo Order Sons of Italy in America collection consists of materials pertaining to the Supreme Executive Council minutes and Plenary Session minutes (1980-1986), and to the New York Grand Lodge and other grand lodges. New York Grand Lodge materials include convention books (1961-1987), Grand Council minutes (1980-1986), and committees and programs. Other Grand Lodges represented are those of California, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Northwest, Ohio,...
Dates: 1961-1987

Saint Ambrose Catholic Church, Saint Paul, Minnesota records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3398
Abstract

Church records consist of ledgers, correspondence, newspaper clippings, bulletins, maintenance and repairs documentation, and photographs.

Dates: 1926-1998

Societa Italiana di Mutua Beneficenza (Italian Mutual Aid Society) San Francisco, California records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3904
Abstract

Newspaper clippings, anniversary publication, calendar, event program brochures and flyers documenting the history and activities of the Society (founded in 1858).

Dates: 1980-1983

Vincent A. Ragosta papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1974
Abstract The Vincent A. Rogosta Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1923-1986) includes Supreme Convention books, minutes, and reports (1923, 1971, 1973, 1977, 1979, 1981); Supreme Council minutes (1971); OSIA constitution and general laws (1949, 1964), and a ritual book, along with Rhode Island Grand convention books (1961-1986), Grand Lodge correspondence (1969-1977), and Grand Venerable correspondence (1971-1977). Also included are Lodge minutes, officer lists, membership applications and...
Dates: 1923-1986

William Davini papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3322
Abstract

Correspondence, souvenir programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, anniversary and dedication brochures pertaining to Italian American events and activities in St. Paul and Minneapolis. Davini served as Assistant Superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools and was involved in local Italian American organizations such the Italian American Civic League, UNICO National and others. Included are award certificates and diplomas (in oversize boxes).

Dates: 1930-1960