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10 edition of Italians in the Santa Clara Valley found in the catalog.

Italians in the Santa Clara Valley

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Published by Arcadia Pub. in Charleston SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian Americans -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works,
  • Italian Americans -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- Biography -- Pictorial works,
  • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works,
  • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Biography -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederick W. Marrazzo.
    GenrePictorial works., Biography
    SeriesImages of America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF868.S25 M28 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18280679M
    ISBN 100738555622
    ISBN 109780738555621
    LC Control Number2007928547
    OCLC/WorldCa156834932

    Early this month, the Italian American Heritage Foundation of San Jose has presented a new exhibition dedicated to all the Italian Americans in the Santa Clara Valley. The exposition, opened to the public last April 9, will be on display through May


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Italians in the Santa Clara Valley by Frederick W. Marrazzo Download PDF EPUB FB2

Here is some of the interesting information that this book mentions: Santa Clara was named after St. Claire, who was born Chiara Offreduccio on Jin Assisi, Italy. There are some pictures of some past Italian businesses. Bini’s was a place where many cannery workers and produce workers would eat breakfast and lunch/5(4).

Here is some of the interesting information that this book mentions: Santa Clara was named after St. Claire, who was born Chiara Offreduccio on Jin Assisi, Italy.

There are some pictures of some past Italian businesses. Bini’s was a place where many cannery workers and produce workers would eat breakfast and lunch/5(4). Author Frederick W. Marrazzo interviewed over 50 people about growing up as part of the Santa Clara Valley's Italian community.

Inspired by a series of interviews Marrazzo did for his public access television program, Cronaca, which means “story” in Italians in the Santa Clara Valley book, he has here gathered the memorable tales of a forgotten generation, whose values and principles are more relevant than : ArcadiaPublishing.

Attracted by the mild climate and abundance of fertile land, Italians came to the Santa Clara Valley from all regions of Italy, including Sicily, Calabria, Basilicata, Tuscany, and Piedmont. Beginning in the s, the "Eden of the World" beckoned Italian immigrants as farmers, ranchers, orchardists, vegetable growers, and winemakers.

Author Frederick W. Marrazzo interviewed over 50 people about growing up as part of the Santa Clara Valley’s Italian community. Inspired by a series of interviews Marrazzo did for his public access television program, Cronaca, which means “story” in Italian, he has here gathered the memorable tales of a forgotten generation, whose values and principles are more relevant than : Arcadia Publishing SC.

Attracted by the mild climate and abundance of fertile land, Italians came to the Santa Clara Valley from all regions of Italy, including Sicily, Calabria, Basilicata, Tuscany, and Piedmont. Beginning in the s, the Eden of the World beckoned Italian immigrants as farmers, ranchers, orchardists, vegetable growers, and winemakers.

Italians in the Santa Clara Valley. Attracted by the mild climate and abundance of fertile land, Italians came to the Santa Clara Valley from all regions of Italy, including Sicily, Calabria, Basilicata, Tuscany, and Piedmont.

Attracted by the mild climate and abundance of fertile land, Italians came to the Santa Clara Valley from all regions of Italy, including Sicily, Calabria, Basilicata, Tuscany, and Piedmont. Beginning in the s, the "Eden of the World" beckoned Italian immigrants as farmers, ranchers, orchardists, vegetable growers, and : Frederick W Marrazzo.

Description Attracted by the mild climate and abundance of fertile land, Italians came to the Santa Clara Valley from all regions of Italy, including Sicily, Calabria, Basilicata, Tuscany, and Piedmont. Beginning in the s, the Eden of the World beckoned Italian immigrants as farmers, ranchers, orchardists, vegetable growers, and winemakers.

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And the Santa Clara Valley in California—now Silicon Valley—is exhibit A in Italians in the Santa Clara Valley book this case because the sons and daughters of Italy played a crucial role in the. A Vietnamese Fusion Restaurant in the heart of Santa Clara's Silicon Valley. Vespa was founded by De and Khanh, who are talented beyond their years.

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The Italians in Santa Clara Valley also contributed to the establishment of a wide variety of businesses servicing the community in the following areas: A.P.

Giannini, born in San Jose and probably the most famous businessman in Santa Clara Valley, opened the “Banca D’Italia” or the Bank of Italy in San Francisco in and his first branch bank in San Jose.

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Sullivan (). Another book, The Wineries of Santa Clara Valley, by Bev Stenehjem () tells the history of our region using vintage photographs dating back to. Many residents, alarmed by the arrival of so many Americans into the valley, fled to Mission Santa Clara.

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Native Americans named it "the Valley of the Heart's Delight." French and Italian immigrants who settled here during the Gold Rush era recognized the rich soils and Mediteranean climate as the perfect New World.

Best Italian Restaurants for Lunch in Santa Clara, California. Find 8, traveller reviews of the best Santa Clara Italian Restaurants for Lunch and search by price, location and more. By the middle of the s, when the county's population soared above half a million, the new economy took hold and the idea of the Santa Clara Valley as the valley of Heart's Delight faded into memory and nostalgia.

Further Reading from the San Jose Public Library's, California Room: Check out SJPL's Digital Collections for additional photos. Santa Clara Valley is a valley in California, United States formed by the Santa Cruz Mountains to the west and the Diablo Mountain Range to the east.

It has many cities including San Jose and Santa Clara. The Santa Clarita Valley is part of the upper watershed of the Santa Clara River in Southern valley was part of acre (19, ha) Rancho San Francisco Mexican land d in Los Angeles County, its main population center is the city of Santa Clarita which includes the communities of Canyon Country, Newhall, Saugus, and name: Spanish: Valle de Santa Clarita.

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The fertile Santa Clara Valley runs the entire length of the county and is ringed by the rolling hills of the Diablo Range on the east and the Santa Cruz Mountains on the west. The river under the bridge symbolizes the forward movement of a progressive, future-oriented, healthy, safe and prosperous community for all Santa Clara County residents.

Silicon Valley Reads will offer more than public free events throughout Santa Clara County in February and March, including an art exhibit, films, panel discussions, workshops, and Author: Anne Gelhaus.

“The reason we started this nonprofit is to honor the contributions of Italian-Americans in Santa Clara Valley,” he said. The area that is now home to Little Italy was once three Italian.‎The Call of the Wild is a novel by Jack London. The story is set in the Yukon during the s Klondike Gold Rush—a period when strong sled dogs were in high demand.

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