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Title Don Luigi Guanella
Date 27 Nov 1956
Document Type Printed Book
Reference 3230 Box 2 Folder 2
Library / Archive Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Collection Name Di Marco Family Papers, 1906-1983
Description Illustrated biography of Luigi Guanella, an Italian Catholic priest famed for his work for the poor.
Series Description This collection consists of mostly miscellaneous souvenirs/ephemera saved by Theresa Di Marco. Notable is a cover illustration for Jack and Jill Magazine that Theresa designed. Also included is printed material, correspondence, Theresa Di Marco's 8th grade autograph album, school books, and books related to the business and to the Catholic church, a newsletter for the Philadelphia Teacher's Association and a photobook from the Clara Barton School. There is also lots of religious material, including prayer cards, photos, pamphlets and guide books.
Biographical Note / History The Di Marco family ran an Italian-American shoe store in Philadelphia.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Places Francisco, Campodolcino, Italy
People Guanella, Luigi
Keywords religion, prayer, Catholic Church, saint
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania catalogue.
Language Italian
Copyright Historical Society of Pennsylvania