University of Minnesota

Cupelli, Alberto, Papers

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Cupelli, Alberto, b. 1905.
Dates: 1933-1973
Abstract: Papers (1933-1973) of Alberto Cupelli (b. 1905), an Italian American journalist and consular agent, consist mainly of correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to his role as the Italian consular agent in New Haven, Connecticut and to his involvement in the Italian anti-fascist movement. Correspondents include Walter Toscanini and clippings about his father, Arturo Toscanini. Correspondence relates to, among others, Angelo Guidi-Flavio; Luigi Giovanolo; John Santangelo; Mario Einaudi; Serafino Romualdi; Mario Cingolani; Fiorello LaGuardia; and Governor and Mrs. John D. Lodge.
Quantity: 5 linear ft.
Language: In English and Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC485

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Alberto Cupelli (b. 1905) was born at Cosenza, Italy, the son of Decimino and Rosina (Spena) Cupelli. He came to the United States in 1932 and was naturalized in 1944. Cupelli was the Italian consular agent in New Haven, Connecticut and an associate editor of Il Mondo in New York. He was active in the Italian anti-fascist movement in the United States and was co-author of Gli Italiani in New York.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


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CITE AS

The Cupelli, Alberto Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Anti-fascist movements--United States.
Anti-fascist movements--Italy.
Italian American editors.
Italian Americans.

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