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Chiri family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-084

Scope and Contents Note

This collection documents Italian-American activities and culture in early twentieth century Negaunee, Michigan. Records include photographic portrait prints of Chiri family members, an Italian men's group (circa 1910), and the Italian Fraternal Mutual Aid Society (1912). The photographs date from 1910 to circa 1919.

Dates

  • 1910-1919

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Chiri family photographs, MSS-084, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical note

The Chiri family was part of a group of Italian immigrants who came to the Negaunee, Michigan area in the early twentieth century.

Extent

7 items.

Custodial History Note

Dominic Chiri of Negaunee, Michigan, gave these photographs to Dr. Russ Magnaghi of the Northern Michigan University Department of History. Mr. Chiri received the collection from his uncle, John Chiri, who is present in one of the photographs.
Title
Chiri family photographs
Status
Completed
Author
Marcus C. Robyns
Date
5/21/2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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