University of Minnesota

Caira, Aldo A., Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Caira, Aldo A.
Dates: 1945-1987,
Abstract: Aldo A. Caira was National President of the Order Sons of Italy in America (1981-1985). Collection (1945-1987) consists of Supreme correspondence, records, minutes and brochures of Supreme Conventions (1963-1987), and Supreme Council minutes (1969-1987); a collection of Caira's speeches; "On the Move" columns from OSIA News (1981-1985); materials on numerous OSIA committees and projects such as the Commission for Social Justice, Douhet-Mitchell Awards OSIA Foundation, Immigration and Naturalization Commission, and Membership and Expansion; Massachusetts Grand Lodge Convention records (1949-1987), Grand Council Minutes (1973-1986), Grand Lodge correspondence (1959-1987), records of a wide variety of committees and projects, information on Massachusetts districts and local lodge activities; records of a few non-OSIA activities; newspaper clippings; photographs; and artifacts.
Quantity: 8.6 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in English; a few items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC388

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DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Caira, Aldo A. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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

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CITE AS

The Caira, Aldo A. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Societies, etc.
Italian Americans--Massachusetts--Societies, etc.

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