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Italian Americans -- Charities.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Giovanni M. Di Silvestro papers

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

Hal (Harold E.) Jackson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1937
Abstract The Harold E. Jackson Order Sons of Italy in America collection consists of records of the Order and of the OSIA Northwest Grand Lodge. Records of OSIA include Supreme Convention books (1981-1983), and Supreme correspondence (1980-1983).Records of the Northwest Grand Lodge include Grand Convention books (1959-1983), Convention minutes (1963-1977), Grand Council minutes (1975-1983), Grand Venerable Invitations (1980-1983), and materials pertaining to various OSIA projects including the...
Dates: 1952-1986

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

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

Martin R. Buccieri papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC1791
Abstract Martin R. Buccieri served as Supreme Delegate of OSIA (1971-1973), and as Grand Venerable of the Illinois Grand Lodge (1965-1971, 1975-1977). Collection includes miscellaneous correspondence of the Illinois Grand Lodge and Columbus Day celebration programs (1954-1977), the Chicago Park Board's plans of the ship Santa Maria, drawn in 1938, Chicago Columbus Day Parade materials (1957-1964), Villa Scalabrini Banquets, materials on Boys Town of Italy, the Santa Rita Foster Parents Association...
Dates: 1938-1986

Order Sons of Italy in America. Grand Lodge of Maryland records

Identifier: IHRC1807
Abstract The Order Sons of Italy in America, Maryland Grand Lodge was founded in 1920. Records (1925-1987) consist of Supreme lodge records, convention booklets (1965-1983), Birth Defect Campaign reports (1968-1975), and Supreme Council minutes (1975-1980). Grand Lodge records consist of convention minutes and reports Grand Council minutes (1970-1987), district meeting minutes (1975-1977), reports of the culture committee, Italian Festival, social activities, and corresondence (1965-1985), state...
Dates: 1925-1987

Order Sons of Italy in America, Massachusetts Grand Lodge records

Identifier: IHRC1828
Abstract The Order Sons of Italy in America, Massachusetts Grand Lodge was chartered in 1914. Records (1918-1986) consist of local and national OSIA materials. Included are Supreme Convention records (1981-1983), OSIA Immigration and Naturalization Commission reports (1950s), and OSIA hymns (1916, 1943). Massachusetts Grand Lodge materials include minutes, correspondence, financial records, officer lists, local lodge charters, information on charities, photographs, motion picture films, microfilm,...
Dates: 1918-1986

Order Sons of Italy in America, Nebraska Grand Lodge records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC1889
Abstract The Order Sons of Italy in America, Nebraska Grand Lodge was founded in 1935. Records (1935-1987) include Deeds of Property, mortgages, licenses, promissory notes, Articles of Incorporation and other legal and financial records of the Lodge (1935-1956). Also included are materials pertaining to Lodge contributions to the Monte Cassino Orphanage Fund (1953), Columbus Day banquet programs (1952-1987), copies of the independent Italian-American newspaper The American Citizen, miscellaneous...
Dates: 1935-1987

Teresa Esposito papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC1764

Papers (1956) of Teresa Esposito include clippings and brochures pertaining to the Cassino Orphanage (Italy) and to a cruise to Italy; photographs of the Cassino Orphanage dedication, and OSIA members on the cruise; a button and ribbon, and stamps.

Dates: 1956