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

Title

March 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 writes his mother in law to thank her for the pasta ("tagliatelle) and flour (farina) and thanks on behalf of Angiolino for the 3000 lire. He assures her that she is always on their minds and he is tormented knowing that although she is iin Italy she is far from them ("non facciamo altro che parlare di voi tutte le ore di tutti i giorni.. come mi tormenta il cervello sapervi in Italia e non avervi con noi"). When she leaves he will come to hug her.

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

1947-03-13

Contributor

Ilaria Serra

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, “March 13, 1947. Letter from Giuseppe Fruttauro to Giuseppina Vivo,” Italian-American Memories: Documentary Archive, accessed June 18, 2021, https://itamm.omeka.net/items/show/316.