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Title America-Italy Society Correspondence – Ellsworth Bunker
Date 1954-1956
Document Type Correspondence
Reference IHRC152, Box 1, Folder 7
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name America-Italy Society Papers
Description Correspondence between the America-Italy Society and Ellsworth Bunker, the newly elected Director, about the reinvigoration of the America-Italy Society. Some letters are in Italian.
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
Places Washington, United States; Bologna, Genoa, Italy
Ports New York, San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality Italian-American; Italian; European; American; German; Dutch
People Bunker, Elsworth; Engle, Ferdinand; Salzano, Count Carlo de Ferrariis; Gerli, Paolino; McKittrick, Thomas H; Brosio, Manlio; Sforza, Count Carlo de Ferrariis; Zellerback, James D
Keywords election, America-Italy Society , community relations, immigration, imemigrant, societies, business, culture, government, education, newspaper, Western Union, finance, Red Cross, embassy, tourism, music, science, politics, population, war, industry, trade, national identity, nationalism,
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; Italian
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