University of Minnesota

La Capria, Vincent, Papers

Finding Aid


IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: La Capria, Vincent, 1899-[ca. 1965].
Dates: 1952-1971
Abstract: La Capria's papers (1952-1971) contain correspondence; newspaper clippings; photographs; and speeches.
Quantity: 1 linear in.
Language: In English and Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1315

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Vincent la Capria (1899-1965) was born in Palmi, Reggio Calabria, Italy, and came to the United States in 1905. A labor leader, he was vice president of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, and was active in civic and charitable organizations such as ACIM and Boystown of Italy.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The La Capria, Vincent collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The La Capria, Vincent collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The La Capria, Vincent Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Labor leaders.
Italian Americans.
Clothing workers--Labor unions.

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