February 13, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo

Title

February 13, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo

Subject

Italy -- Emigration and immigration -- History, Italian letters, Italians -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Description

Giuseppe hopes that Zia Antonietta and all the other family members are fine. Giuseppina is supposed to leave for the U.S. in February, but she postponed her trip in March, because of her poor health conditions. There are recurring interesting uses of language and dialect including: "mammá" instead of mamma, "ó" instead of ho, "miá" instead of Mi ha

Creator

Giuseppe Fratturo

Source

John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, Queens College, City University of New York

Publisher

John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, Queens College, City University of New York

Date

1947-02-13

Contributor

Tommaso De Angelis Connors

Rights

John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, Queens College, City University of New York

Format

Paper

Language

it

Type

Letter

Coverage

La Spezia, IT

Tags

Citation

Giuseppe Fratturo, “February 13, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo,” Italian-American Memories: Documentary Archive, accessed June 18, 2021, https://itamm.omeka.net/items/show/296.