Giacomo’s Box

Giacomo Galli’s Birth Certificate

2020-09-19T20:42:45+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Birth Records, Civil Records, Giacomo's Box|Tags: |

TRANSLATION: Church of the parish of Caprino Veronese Birth Certificate There appears in this Parish registry that Giacomo Galli, son of Francesco and Giovanni Martinelli, was born in this Parish on March 27th 1868. We present this information without tax stamps for the purpose of immigration. From the official Parish of Caprino Veronese. Signed [...]

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Money Sent to Giacomo

2020-09-19T20:46:50+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Giacomo's Box, Macaroni Factory|

A letter from Ralph and Erminia, on the Cumberland Macaroni Manufacturing Company letterhead. Dated October 31, 1920 TRANSLATION: Dear Father-in-law, The five thousand lire check costs me 250 dollars and you will also notice that it will be returned to me in lire if you want me to do the same if you can [...]

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Giacomo Galli’s Passport

2020-09-19T20:47:09+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Giacomo's Box, Passports|

TRANSLATION: This passport is valid for one year. Dated February 21st, 1923 IN VITTORIO EMANUELE III IN THANKS TO GOD AND THE WILL OF THE NATION KING OF ITALY PASSPORT Released to Giacomo Galli, son of Francesco and Giovanni Martelli. Born in Caprino in the province of Verona on March 28th 1868, Residing [...]

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Giacomo’s Permit to Reenter the U.S.

2020-09-19T20:47:35+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Giacomo's Box, Immigration, Passports|

March 25th, 1926. Giacomo Galli, an alien lawfully admitted to the United States, was issued a permit by the United States immigration service to lawfully be re-admitted to United States, returning from a temporary visit abroad. He is described as being 5'8, 200 lb, dark complexion, gray hair and brown eyes. (This is different [...]

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Giacomo’s Certificate of Residence

2020-09-19T20:47:48+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Civil Records, Giacomo's Box|

A letter dated June? 20, 1926. In Italian, on stationery printed: the Royal Consulate of Italy, Boston, Mass. Beneath that there's a rubber-stamp: Agent of the Royal Consulate in Springfield, Mass. It is a certificate of residence. TRANSLATION: Giacomo Galli is released this date and declares he will return to Italy for a. Of [...]

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Giacomo Penal Certificate

2020-09-19T20:49:31+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Civil Records, Giacomo's Box|

TRANSLATION: The Civil and Penal Tribunal of Verona Penal Certificate We attest that in this record office, in the name of Giacomo Galli, son of Francesco and Giovanna Martelli, born in Caprino Veronese on March 27, 1868, there is no record of any crimes. This document is for use in emigration. Signed at Verona, [...]

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Bank Receipt Transfer of Lire to Italy

2020-09-19T20:43:52+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Giacomo's Box|

A receipt on bank-like paper #6027, Barnesboro, PA. August 31, 1921 TRANSLATION: I have received from Mr. Giacomo Galli the sum in Lire of 5000 to transmit to Prior Cesare, the leading Catholic Bank at the Post Office in Caprino, Province of Veronese. signed: Peter Smorto, P.O. Box E, Barnesboro, PA.

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Giacomo’s Will?

2020-09-19T20:48:04+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Civil Records, Giacomo's Box, Wills|

December 12th, 1926. A handwritten official letter signed by Elisa Pezzolato, which is hard to translate, but says in part: "... for the rest of his natural life..." It could be a will, giving his property to this Elisa Pezzolato. On the reverse are 10 payments received by Mr Galli, each stating the amount [...]

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Giacomo’s Money Orders from the Cunard Line

2020-09-19T20:48:36+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Giacomo's Box|Tags: |

Two receipts from the Cunard lines, exchanging Lire for dollars. Seems like money orders. One is dated April 15th, 1924 for $20 for 425 Lire. The other is undated for $27.50 for 600 Lire. Both are made out to Luciano Galli per Francesco.

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