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Title America-Italy Society Administration – Property and Dissolution
Date 1925-1956
Document Type Correspondence
Reference IHRC152, Box 1, Folder 1
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name America-Italy Society Papers
Description Organisational documents relating in particular to the dissolving of the society. Inventories of all property of the society are listed along with papers referring to the American Committee for the restoration of Italian monuments which has been damaged or destroyed during the war.
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
People Duse, Eleonora; Aldritch, Winthrop; McKittrick, Thomas H; Huges, Charles E; Criscuolo, Luigi
Keywords America-Italy Society, community relations, immigration, imemigrant, charity, philanthropy, societies, court, politics, finance, languages, education, legal representation, furniture, monument, First World War, ambassador, fundraising, engineering, award, finance
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
Catalogue Link Immigration History Research Center Archives Catalogue
Language English
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