University of Minnesota

De Martinis, Amerigo A., 1899-1969., Papers

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IHRC


Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: De Martinis, Amerigo A., 1899-1969.
Dates: 1927-1988
Abstract: Papers (ca. 1927-1988) of Amerigo A. De Martinis consist of a biographical sketch; two photographs of him; a certificate of Stella della Solidarieta Italian; a certificate of recognition from the OSIA New Jersey Grand Lodge; and photographs of the North Italy Social Club, mortgage burning, and the Men of Malvern, as well as miscellaneous newspaper clippings.
Quantity: 1 linear in.
Language: In English and Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1949

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Amerigo De Martinis (1899-1969) was born in Philadelphia, son of immigrants from Chieti, Abruzzi, Italy. He was educated at the Temple University School of Commerce and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He worked as a bank examiner for the State of Pennsylvania and later formed his own accounting firm. De Martinis served the Order Sons of Italy in America as venerable of Guglielmo Oberdan Lodge No. 495 (1927-1943), Supreme Delegate and member of the Supreme Arbitration Committee (1941-1943), Supreme Trustee (1943-1945), Supreme Recording Secretary (1946-1957), and Supreme Financial Secretary (1957-1969).


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The De Martinis, Amerigo A., 1899-1969. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The De Martinis, Amerigo A., 1899-1969. collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The De Martinis, Amerigo A., 1899-1969. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--New Jersey--Societies, etc.
Italian Americans--Pennsylvania.

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