Italian American Material Culture: A Directory of Collections, Sites, and Festivals in the United States and Canada

Synopsis

This timely publication complements existing Italian American and Italian Canadian bibliographies and guides to collections by focusing on material culture and photographic collections, historic sites, and festivals. An introductory overview is followed by the identification of objects, photographic images, and oral histories held by museums and other repositories. Buildings, towns, and neighborhoods associated with Italian American history, as well as over 100 religious feasts and secular festivals are included. The volume concludes with a selective bibliography and name and subject indexes.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1992