|Creator:||Velona, Fort, 1893-1965.|
|Abstract:||Papers (1919-1962) of Italian American socialist Fort Velon (1893-1965) contain correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, articles, cartoons and published items. Velona's work appeared in La Parola del Popolo (Chicago), Nuovo Mundo, and La Stampa Libera. The bulk of the collection consists of originals of caricatures and cartoons dealing with domestic and international labor and politics. Issues of and clippings from La Parola del Popolo are also included.|
|Quantity:||8 linear in.|
|Language:||In Italian and English.|
Fort Velona (1893-1965) was a prominent Italian American socialist active in the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. He was well known for his caricatures and political cartoons.
The Velona, Fort collection is available for public research.
The Velona, Fort collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.
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The Velona, Fort Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
|Italian American newspapers.|
|World politics--Caricatures and cartoons.|
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