University of Minnesota

Italian Book Company, New York, Records

Finding Aid


IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Italian Book Company, New York.
Dates: 1911-1930
Abstract: Papers (1911-1930) of the Italian Book Company, New York consist of office records; coorespondence with other publishers; affidavits concerning litigation; and sheet music and lyrics collected and/or published by the company.
Quantity: 2 linear in.
Language: In Italian
Collection ID: IHRC1093

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Founded in 1902, the company was headquartered on Mulberry Street on Manhattan's Lower East Side. In 1962, the company's name was changed to Italian Book Corporation. Since the 1970s, the main activities of the corporation have been in the area of music publishing. Its retail store on Mulberry street was closed in 1975. Since its founding, the company has been owned and operated by the DeMartino family. For more information about the company and its current activities, please visit their web site.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Italian Book Company, New York collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Italian Book Company, New York collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Italian Book Company, New York Records, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--New York (State)--New York.
Italian American publishers and publishing.
Italian Americans--Songs and music.

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