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Letters from the Past

It is my pleasure to include in this project some letters exchanged in the 1950s-1960s between members of the family of Annie and Susan Settevendemie. Part of the family was in Ohio, part was in Abruzzo, Italy (Pratola Peligna), but they maintained a strong and affectionate connection over the years. We make these letters available…
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Emma Coleman’s pictures

Emma Coleman’s great grandparents (“Bisnonni”) Camillo DiSerio and Camella Amicone with their first and second sons Giovanni and Antonio. This is the first professional photo that they took in America. A picture of the DiSerio Family in Roswell. Camillo DiSerio and Camella Amicone had 12 children but only 9 appear in the picture, because two…
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Italian websites review “Don’t Cut the Basil”

We are happy to share the news: the cookbook “Don’t Cut The Basil” has been reviewed by several Italian websites (mostly in Sicily) as a book that promotes Sicilian cuisine un the U.S. Many congratulations to Mary, Angela and Corrina! https://www.ragusaoggi.it/three-sicilian-cousins-tre-cugine-siculo-americane-dellohio-promuovono-la-cucina-siciliana-negli-usa/ https://www.siciliafan.it/dont-cut-the-basil-libro/amp/ Il basilico non si taglia! Ricette siciliane in America https://www.cataniatoday.it/social/three-sicilian-cousins-tre-cugine-italiane-libro-cucina.html Tre cugine siculo-americane…
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