Chiri family photographs
MSS-084

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Chiri family
Title
Chiri family photographs
ID
MSS-084
Date [inclusive]
1910-1919
Extent
7.0 items.
Language

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], in the Chiri family photographs, MSS-084, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Biographical note

The Chiri family was part of a group of Italian immigrants who came to the Negaunee, Michigan area in the early twentieth century.

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Scope and Contents Note

This collection documents Italian-American activities and culture in early twentieth century Negaunee, Michigan. Records include photographic portrait prints of Chiri family members, an Italian men's group (circa 1910), and the Italian Fraternal Mutual Aid Society (1912). The photographs date from 1910 to circa 1919.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives 5/21/2010

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  5/21/2010

Custodial History Note

Dominic Chiri of Negaunee, Michigan, gave these photographs to Dr. Russ Magnaghi of the Northern Michigan University Department of History. Mr. Chiri received the collection from his uncle, John Chiri, who is present in one of the photographs.

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)

  • Chiri family

Subject(s)

  • Italian Americans--Michigan--Negaunee--Photographs.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 of 1 

Box
18-07-05

Chiri family portraits (Italian immigrants) 

Italian-American Men's Group, 1910 (Negaunee City Hall) 

Italian Fraternal Mutual Aid Society, 1912 

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