University of Minnesota

Ragosta, Vincent A., Papers

Finding Aid


IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Ragosta, Vincent A.
Dates: 1923-1986
Abstract: The Vincent A. Rogosta Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1923-1986) includes Supreme Convention books, minutes, and reports (1923, 1971, 1973, 1977, 1979, 1981); Supreme Council minutes (1971); OSIA constitution and general laws (1949, 1964), and a ritual book, along with Rhode Island Grand convention books (1961-1986), Grand Lodge correspondence (1969-1977), and Grand Venerable correspondence (1971-1977). Also included are Lodge minutes, officer lists, membership applications and corresondence of Renaissance-Alliance Lodge No. 1966 (1959-1967), and award banquet programs and dinner dance booklets from various local lodges in Rhode Island, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Quantity: 4 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in English; a few items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1974

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Vincent A. Ragosta served as Supreme Curator of the Order Sons of Italy in America (1979-1983) and as Grand Venerable of the Rhose Island Grand Lodge (1971-1977).


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Ragosta, Vincent A. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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

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CITE AS

The Ragosta, Vincent A. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Rhode Island--Societies, etc.
Italian Americans--Societies, etc.

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