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Americo Susi papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2558
Abstract

Papers (1923-1935) of Americo Susi, an Italian-American laborer from Introdacqua, A'quila, Italy, consist of his membership booklets for "Club Introdacquese" (Youngstown, Ohio) and "Societa Italiana di M.S. Generale Gustave Fara" (Sharpsville, Pennsylvania).

Dates: 1923-1935

Andrew Canepa papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3329
Abstract

Two printed pieces of sheet music (with lyrics): "Inno dei fascisti" and "In Aeroplano"

Dates: undated

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

Club Politico Independente (Rockford, Illinois) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3475
Abstract

16-page manuscript document containing the constitution and by-laws of the Italian American Club Politico Independente established in Rockford, Illinois, in 1932.

Dates: 1932

Egidio Clemente papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC460
Abstract

Papers (1925-1970) of Clemente Egidio (b. 1899), an Italian American editor and journalist, relate mostly to publication of the labor magazine La Parola del Popolo, the organ of the Italian Socialist Federation, of which he was editor and publisher. Included is correspondence with prominent Italians and Italian Americans relating to the Socialist movement in the United States and Italy, the Vietnam war, and other topics.

Dates: 1925-1970

Francesco Pitea papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2085
Abstract

Papers (1910-1965) of Francesco Pitea consist of manuscripts and typescripts of his poetry. Pitea worked in Paterson, New Jersey, textile mills. Much of his poetry takes the form of political satire, and was published in La Scopa and other anti-fascist publications. Also photocopied manuscripts and photos along with a biographical sketch written by Pitea's son, Joseph.

Dates: 1910-1988

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

Giovanni M. Di Silvestro papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC544
Abstract The Di Silvestro Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1909-1954) consists of Supreme Convention records (1921-1941), grand lodge records, and non-OSIA materials. Letters and telegrams detail the on-going communications of Di Silvestro during his seven terms as Supreme Venerable. Other documents, including materials of officers and lodges and newspaper clippings, describe the activities of grand lodges. Newspaper clippings describe OSIA banquets, meetings, pilgrimages to Italy, events...
Dates: 1909-1954

International Ladies Garment Workers' Union, Local 48, Italian Cloak, Suit and Skirt Makers' Union records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1072
Abstract

Records (1920-1965) of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, Local 48, Italian Cloak, Suit and Skirt Makers' Union (New York) consist of minutes of the Executive Board.

Dates: 1920-1965

Italian American Ephemera collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1098
Abstract

Collection includes sheet music entitled "Valorosi Emigranti," along with postcards; frontispieces from La Morte di Francisco Ferrer; a calling card of Anthony Caminetti, Commissioner General of Immigration; and Italian Canadian centennial decals.

Dates: Undated

Italian Book Company (New York) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1093
Abstract

Papers (1911-1930) of the Italian Book Company, New York consist of office records; coorespondence with other publishers; affidavits concerning litigation; and sheet music and lyrics collected and/or published by the company.

Dates: 1911-1930

Italian Foresters of America, Lodge Savoia No. 28 (Silverton, Colorado) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1101
Abstract

Photocopied officers' roll books and list of standing committees, constitution, and by-laws.

Dates: 1905-1914

Italy. Office of the Commissioner of Emigration (Commissariato Generale dell' Emigrazione) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1108
Abstract

Records of the office pertain to emigration and immigration legislation (Italian and foreign), office activities, office personnel, and field offices in border towns and port cities. Inventory available (in Italian only). Negatives held by Centro Studi Emigrazione, Rome. Originals in Archivio Storico Diplomatico, Ministero degli Affari Esteri, Roma, Italia.

Dates: 1901-1927

Iwan Padiak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3404
Abstract

Certificates, clippings.

Dates: 1939-1958

James Novaco papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3307
Abstract The James Novaco Order Sons of Italy in America collection consists of photographs, newspapers, letters, brochures, histories of local lodges, membership applications, by-laws, badges and ribbons, and a minute book. Photographs include local lodge leaders at the time of the Grand Convention in Danbury (Conn.) of the 1955 Grand Convention and of James Novaco at a testimonial dinner in 1969; applications for Colonna #184 in Danbury (CT) (1949-1954); by-laws for Americo Vespucci Lodge #160;...
Dates: 1929-1968

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 Cristoforo Colombo, No. 1033 (Hartford, Connecticut) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1758
Abstract

The Order Sons of Italy in America, Cristoforo Colombo Lodge No. 1033 (Hartford, Conn.) was founded in 1920. Records include two ledgers containing minutes of meetings, and pages from a membership ledger book providing information on members (1925-1926).

Dates: 1925-1936

Order Sons of Italy in America. News Office records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1926
Abstract

Correspondence, director's reports, materials pertaining to the organization's activities on the national, state and local levels, including its Public Relations Commission, Anti-Defamation Commission, supreme conventions and correspondence with individual grand lodges. Collection contains photographs and news clippings.

Dates: 1946-1982

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

Pietro Greco papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC812
Abstract

An autobiography of Pietro Greco who immigrated to the United States from Italy in 1904.

Dates: Event: 1889-1919

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

Umberto Marchese papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1555
Abstract

Family history and other writings by the Marchese family.

Dates: 1970-1980

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