Italian Americans

Portrays Italian Americans in Philadelphia. Shows patriotic war veterans as well as children in prayer. Includes exterior views of the Circolo Dante Aligheri, a club located at 1311 S. Broad Street in Philadelphia. Depicts members of the Order of the Sons of Italy pledging allegiance to the Unite...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1930-1946
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Portrays Italian Americans in Philadelphia. Shows patriotic war veterans as well as children in prayer. Includes exterior views of the Circolo Dante Aligheri, a club located at 1311 S. Broad Street in Philadelphia. Depicts members of the Order of the Sons of Italy pledging allegiance to the United States in a ceremony at the liberty bell. Shows the exterior of the Venetian Club at 8030 Germantown Avenue in Philadelphia. Portrays delegates from American Relief for Italy beside a supply truck in Italy.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 8 photoprints : silver gelatin