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Corporate Author American Italian Historical Association. Conference (24th : 1991 : New Haven, Conn.)

Title Italian Americans and their public and private life : proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of the American Italian Historical Association, New Haven, CT, November 14-16, 1991 / edited by Frank J. Cavaioli, Angela Danzi, Salvatore J. LaGumina.

Publication Info. Staten Island, NY : The Association, [1993]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.851 A512A NO.24    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 240 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents Part I. A Public Life. Peter Sammartino / Frank J. Cavaioli -- Ella Grasso / Jon E. Purmont -- Part II. Family. Poem: I study Italian / Mary Russo Demetrick -- Moonstruck: cultures observing and observed / Mario Aste -- Italian migrant workers in turn-of-the-century New Jersey / Cindy Hahamovitch -- Italian POWs and the talian-American community, 1943-1945: an overview / Louis Keefer -- The Italians in Kenosha, Wisconsin / Joseph Salituro -- Part III. Religion. Samuel Charles Mazzuchelli, gifted pioneer of the Midwest / Flora Breidenbach -- Italian Protestants and the Catholic Church in Buffalo, New York / Secondo Casarotto -- A case study of the Italian laymen and parish life at Our Lady of Pompei, Greenwich Village, New York City / Mary Elizabeth Brown -- Part IV. Community. An ounce of prevention: community health and Italian American women / Suzanne Krase -- Community cooperation and activism: Italians and African Americans in Williamsburgh, Brooklyn / Judith N. DeSena -- African American student reaction to Italian American culture / Jerome Krase -- The Italian American Theater in Boston, 1935-1939 / Chris Newton -- The Botto House National History Landmark / Robert B. Immordino -- Part V. Transition. Public policy and the Mexican Italians at El Paso, Texas / Valentino J. Belfigio -- Mayor Vincent Impellitteri, anti-communist crusader / Salvatore J. LaGumina -- Madonna and Mafioso: a view of mythopoeia in practice / Anthony LaRuffa -- The Italian woman in fiction: a journey from private to public / Rose DeAngelis -- Southern Italian-American comedy: the cases of Matteo Cannizzaro, Lou Monte, Louis Prima and Dom DeLuise / Salvatore Primeggia, Flody Vivino, Joseph Varacalli -- Italian Americans and professional boxing in Connecticut, 1941-1951 / Richard Renoff.
Note "Co-sponsored by the New England Chapter of NIAF and the Italian American Historical Society of Greater New Haven."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Italian Americans -- Congresses.
Added Author Cavaioli, Frank J.
Danzi, Angela.
LaGumina, Salvatore John, 1928-
Italian American Historical Society of Greater New Haven.
National Italian American Foundation. New England Chapter.
ISBN 0934675295 hardcover
0934675309 soft
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