Octavia Benintende Di Leo COLLECTION

 

 

(Mss 98)

 

 

Inventory

 

 

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

 

July 1977

 

 

Contents

 

 

Summary

 

Container List

 

Index Terms

 

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

 

 

Summary

 

 

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Geographic

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Inclusive dates:      1915 - 1952, 1977

 

Summary:                Papers and memorabilia of Octavia Benintende Di Leo, her mother Mrs. Frances Benintende, and her grandfather Salvadore Wian.

 

Source:                     Gift, July 1977

 

Access:                     No restrictions

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Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

 

Citation:                    Octavia Benintende Di Leo Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

 

 

 

Container List

 

 

                        Books

 

98-1                            Bagagli, Clementina.  Letture Classe Seconda.  (Scuole Italiano All' Estero).  Milano, Soc. An. Stab. Arte Grafiche Alfieri and Lacroix, 1932.

 

                                    Bagagli, Clementina.  Voci D'Italia.  Milano, Editore S.A. Alfieri and Lacroix, [1937].

 

                                    Gentile, Anna Vertua.  In Cerca di Quiete?; commedia in due atti per giovonette.  Torino, G.B. Paravia and Company, 1931.

 

                                    Gentile, Anna Vertua.  Miss Shake-Hands; farsa in un atto per fanciulle.  Torino, G.B. Paravia and Company, 1929.

 

                                    Rocca, Luigi.  La Pazienza alla Prova; farsa in un atto per giovanetti.  Torina, G.B. Paravia and Company, [1926].

 

                        Certificate of Membership

 

98-14                          Dante Lodge, No. 174 (Salvadore Wian), August 3, 1922.

 

98-2                            Mystic Order Veiled Prophets of the Enchanted Realm (Salvadore Wian), October 16, 1916.

 

98-3                            United States Commission for the Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of Birth of George Washington (Salvadore Wian), February 22, 1932.

 

98-4                Clippings, n.d., 1938, 1940, 1977.

 

98-5                Correspondence (incoming), 1931, 1938 - 1941, 1952.

 

98-6                Invoice (Blank; of the Italian Art Store, Salvadore Wian, Proprietor), 193_.

 

98-7                Medals (Scuole Italiane All' Estero), 5 items.

 

98-8                Photographs (of St. Rosalie Church, Gruppo Giovanile Italiano, Elenian Club Balls, Gayare School, Associazione Nazionale Ex-Combattenti Italiani, Le Figlie di Dante).  35 items.

 

98-9                Programs (receptions and recitals of Gircolo Universitario Italiano of Loyola University, Associazione Nazionale Ex-Combattendi Italiani, the Comitato Educativo Italiano of the Unione Italiana, the Catherine Club, Krewe of Gamma Gamma (Gruppo Giovanile Italiano), 1938-1942.

 

98-10              Scrapbook (of Mrs. Frances Wian Benintende;  including programs, clippings, photographs of the Women's Auxiliary of the Associazione Nazionale Ex-Combattenti Italiani, Seziono in New Orleans (Italian World War Veterans),  Il Circolo Filodrammatico Italiano), 1915 - 1938.  1 volume.

 

98-11              Scrapbook (of Octavia Benintende Di Leo;  including programs, correspondence, and clippings of Circolo Elena di Savoia, Circolo Universitario Italiano of Loyola University, Gruppo Giovanile Italiano), 1935 - 1942. 1 volume.

 

98-12              Song Sheet.  In Aeroplano, n.d.

 

98-13              Tape (Description of Collection), July 11, 1977 (2hrs.).

 

 

 

Index Terms

 

 

Benintende, Frances

Di Leo, Octavia Benintende

Italians—LouisianaNew Orleans

Wian, Salvadore