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Title America-Italy Society Events – Alberto Moravia Reception
Date Mar-Apr 1955
Document Type Correspondence; Ephemera; Newspaper
Reference IHRC152, Box 3, Folder 13
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name America-Italy Society Papers
Description Correspondence and programmes for the Alberto Moravia reception. Also includes a copy of Sergio J. Pacifici's 'The Fiction of Alberto Moravia, Portrait of a Wasteland', reprinted from Modern Language Quarterly, Volume 16, No. 1, March, 1955.
Series Description Records (1925-1959) of the America-Italy Society, a cultural organization. They include minutes, correspondence, financial records, brochures, photographs and corporate documents. The series includes information regarding the America-Italy Society's dissolution and correspondence of founder Luigi Criscuolo. Also included is correspondence of Ellsworth Bunker, Thomas McKittrick, John Astor and Clare Booth Luce.
Biographical Note / History The America-Italy Society was a non-profit organization established to encourage closer cultural relations between the USA and Italy.
Theme(s) Colonisation Companies and Emigration Societies; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Country (from) Italy
Country (to) United States of America
Ports New York, United States
Nationality Italian-American; Italian; European; American
Ships Unites States; Constitution
People Moravia, Alberto; Flexner, James Thomas; Straus, Roger; Engle, A Ferdinand; Milano, Paolo; Holo, Charles; Engel, A F; Putnam, James; Pacifici, Sergio J
Keywords America-Italy Society, immigration, leisure, community relations, entertainment, fiearms, steamboat, transport, ambassador, agent, literature, societies, hotel, broadcasting, theatre
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
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Language English
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