February 21, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo

Title

February 21, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo

Subject

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

Description

Giuseppe speaks about his mother-in-law's health, cigarettes, family, and inviting people over for lunch. Angiolino has a 39.2 degree fever. He speaks affectionately to his mother-in-law thanking her for her generosity in sending the cigarettes and the pasta ("Vi ringrazio del vostro buon cuore chi mi autorizzato a fumare" "il paese di spaghetti" "ò ricevuto" "non ò mai profittato della vostra generosità").

Creator

Giuseppe Fruttauro

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

1947-02-21

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

Citation

Giuseppe Fruttauro, “February 21, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo,” Italian-American Memories: Documentary Archive, accessed June 18, 2021, https://itamm.omeka.net/items/show/303.