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Italians in Chicago Oral History Project records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1105
Abstract

The Italians in Chicago collection consists of 113 transcripts and 7 video tape cassettes of oral histories of Chicago area Italian Americans. The video tapes include an interview with Egidio Clemente and scenes from a Melrose Park Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Feast, ca. 1920s.

Dates: 1980

Misericordia Society (Saint Louis, Missouri) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3274
Abstract

Anniversary booklets, clippings, programs regarding the Misericordia Society (Societa di Mutuo Soccorso Maria SS. Della Misericordia). Included is also information pertaining to Caesare Avigni, long ttime editor of "Il Pensiero", an Italian American newspaper published in St. Louis since 1904. (Avigni wrote about the Society in "Il Pensiero" in 1945.)

Dates: 1941-2000