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Italian Americans

Italian Americans. Ethnographic Photographs.Created by: PICRYLDated: 2016
At the conclusion of the procession, dignitaries stand in front of the Montescaglioso Club, on Lewis Street; the tall man to the right is Congressman Herbert Klein, and the man to his right is Paterson mayor William Pascrell.
Italian Americans. Ethnographic Photographs from Library of Congress.
1872
1872
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The Italian boys in New York - tortures of the training room / A. Gault.

The Italian boys in New York - tortures of the training room / A. Gaul...

Prints shows an Italian boy being whipped by his boss in a small room full of children playing music. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 17, no. 872 (1883 September 13 ), p. 801. Title from item.

View of "Mulberry Bend" - Arrival of contract laborers for the coal mines

View of "Mulberry Bend" - Arrival of contract laborers for the coal mi...

Crowd of Italian Americans in Mulberry Street, New York City. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 66 (1888 Aug. 11), pp. 412-413.

A Sicilian café in New York / Drawn by W.A. Rogers.

A Sicilian café in New York / Drawn by W.A. Rogers.

Illustration shows a woman serving coffee to men at a table as a small girl plays with a cat and a baby in the corner.

Italian garbage women on Mulberry Street

Italian garbage women on Mulberry Street

Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and rescue work in tough places, with personal experiences among the poor in regions of poverty and vic... more

[Sympathetic neighbor: What's ze mat', Bartolozzi?]

[Sympathetic neighbor: What's ze mat', Bartolozzi?]

A group of Italian Americans stand behind a distraught organ grinder, who sits on his organ with his face buried in his hands. Before him stands his tottering, inebriated monkey who has just consumed the chian... more

New York, N.Y. - Exterior of Italian watchmaker's shop

New York, N.Y. - Exterior of Italian watchmaker's shop

George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Italians in U.S.; Geogr.; Stores; Clocks.

An organ grinder in the Italian quarter

An organ grinder in the Italian quarter

Postcard shows people gathered around an organ grinder playing a street organ, probably in New York City. 7257 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. No. 5691. Unprocessed... more

Le tragedie del lavoro

Le tragedie del lavoro

Front page of newspaper, Il progresso Italo-Americano, with story about the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire. Includes list of Italian American victims, a drawing of a victim and photograph of police.

Agli Americani d'origine straniera [...] Comprate dei Liberty Bonds

Agli Americani d'origine straniera [...] Comprate dei Liberty Bonds

Poster in Italian, encouraging immigrants to buy Liberty Bonds. Poster is text only. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

Boy's Activities - War Work in Europe - One of the junior members of the American Red Cross Boy Scout Brigade. He is a young Italian-American

Boy's Activities - War Work in Europe - One of the junior members of t...

Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: American Red Cross Boy's Activities - War Work in Europe