Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Other terms: Benefit societies, Benevolent societies, Fraternal benefit societies, Friendly societies, Mutual aid societies, Mutual benefit associations
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Scope and Contents note This collection includes a membership roll and dues book from 1922 covering various local Italian-American fraternal associations in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (see Russell M. Magnaghi's "Miners, Merchants, and Midwives" (1987), pp. 65-72). Also included are correspondence from Italian-Americans to Msgr. David Spelgatti of Ishpeming, Michigan. The collection is entirely in Italian.