University of Minnesota

Strollo, Joanne L., Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Strollo, Joanne L.
Dates: 1923-1985
Abstract: The Joanne L. Strollo Order Sons of Italy in America Collection (1923-1985) consists of Pennsylvania Grand Lodge records including correspondence, officers' lists and convention minutes (1963-1983); correspondence, officers' lists, minutes, and a recipe book of the Women's Division Council of the Pennsylvania Grand Lodge; a Supreme Convention book (1985); correspondence, minutes, by-laws, banquet programs, and newpaper clippings relating to Giuseppe Giusti Lodge No. 683; and correspondence and newspaper clippings pertaining to Ernest M. Strollo.
Quantity: 7 linear in.
Language: Mainly in English; a few items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1961

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Joanne L. Strollo served the Order Sons of Italy in America as 4th Assistant Supreme Venerable (1985-1987) and was formerly OSIA Supreme Financial Secretary (1981-1985). Her father, Ernest M. Strollo, was a leading figure in OSIA Giuseppe Giusti Lodge No. 683 (Germantown, Pa.) from 1917 until his death. He served as Grand Treasurer of the Pennsylvania Grand Lodge from 1963 to 1969 and as Grand Curator from 1947 to 1963.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Strollo, Joanne L. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Strollo, Joanne L. collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Strollo, Joanne L. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Pennsylvania--Germantown--Societies, etc.
Italian Americans--Pennsylvania--Societies, etc.

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