University of Minnesota

Montemarano, Joseph A., Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Montemarano, Joseph A.
Dates: 1974-1987
Abstract: The Joseph A. Montemarano Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1974-1987) consists of Supreme lodge materials including convention records (1981-1987), council minutes (1980-1986), foundation documents (1980-1986), reports of the Garibaldi-Meucci Musem and of the Commission on Social Justice (1980-1986), and records of the 1981 visit to the Italian earthquake region. New York Grand Lodge records include convention records (1974-1987), council minutes (1971-1986), and papers of State Commission on Soc ial Justice chapters, Golden Lion Awards Dinner, Bene Ameritus Awards, credit union, state foundation, membership reports, resolutions, and lists of Grand Venerable activities. Also included are several local lodge histories and non-OSIA documents including those for the Columbus Citizens Club (N.Y.), St. Francis Hospital (N.Y.), and Coalition of Italian American Associations (NY), as well as photographs and copies of The Golden Lion (1981-1985).
Quantity: 12 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in English; a few items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1914

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Joseph A. Montemarano served as OSIA New York Grand Venerable (1981-985), as 1st Assistant Grand Venerable (1977-1981), and as Grand Recording Secretary (1973-1977).


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Montemarano, Joseph A. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Montemarano, Joseph A. collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Montemarano, Joseph A. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--New York (State)--Societies, etc.
Italian Americans--Societies, etc.
Earthquakes--Italy
Ethnological museums and collections.
Hospitals.

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