American Committee on Italian Migration Correspondence and Papers, 1955 : Correspondence; Ephemera
- Language Note:
- Text in English, Italian.
- Description: Includes call to action letters, telegrams, memorandum, lists of Italian refugees, membership lists for 1955, a seating list for the ACIM 1955 Annual Awards, list of media outlets for publicity and correspondence related to the number of visa applicants from Italy.
- ACIM was founded in 1951 to assist refugees. It worked to reform the Refugee Relief Act of 1953 and aided migrants in settling in. The ACIM also played an important role in lobbying Congress for the Immigration Reform Bill of 1965.
AMDigital Reference: IHRC159, Box 1, Folder 3.
- Original Version:
- Reproduction of: American Committee on Italian Migration Correspondence and Papers, 1955 Mar-Dec 1955.
- Location of Originals:
- Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
- Copyright Note:
- Reproduced by kind permission of the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans.
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