Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

George La Piana. Papers, 1878-1972 (inclusive), Box 11:folder 5-18, Italian immigrants in America

Creator/Contributor:
La Piana, George, 1879-1971, creator
Description:
Memoirs (English and Italian versions); manuscripts; college lecture notes; correspondence, 1908-1970; subject files; and biographical material. Includes correspondence, 1919-1952, with Antonio Borgese, author and university professor; and correspondence, 1908-1946, with Ernesto Buonaiuti, Catholic priest, church historian, and leader in the modernist movement.
Place Of Origin:
Massachusetts
Extent:
13.3 linear ft. (41 boxes).
Language:
English
Genre:
Notes.
Manuscripts (for publication).
Photoprints.
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Anastos, Milton V. (Milton Vasil)
Augustine
Evans, Austin P. (Austin Patterson)
Adams, Franklin P. (Franklin Pierce)
Adams, James Luther
Anshen, Ruth Nanda
Arnold, Melvin
Bainton, Roland H. (Roland Herbert)
Berenson, Bernard
Bixler, Julius Seelye
Blanshard, Paul
Bliven, Bruce
Bonfante, Julian Hugo
Borgese, Giuseppe Antonio
Brinton, Crane
Buonaiuti, Ernesto
Cross, Samuel Hazzard
Darling, Edward
De Bosis, Lauro
Eliot, Frederick May
Eliot, Samuel A. (Samuel Atkins)
Emerton, Ephraim
Foote, Henry Wilder
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Frankfurter, Felix
Greeley, Dana McLean
Harnack, Adolf von
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew)
Kisch, Guido
Kittredge, George Lyman
La Piana, George
Lake, Kirsopp
Levi Della Vida, Giorgio
Lippmann, Walter
Lowell, A. Lawrence (Abbott Lawrence)
Miller, Samuel Howard
Moore, George Foot
Nock, Arthur Darby
Peabody, Francis Greenwood
Pettazzoni, Raffaele
Pound, Roscoe
Putnam, George Haven
Rand, Edward Kennard
Ropes, James Hardy
Rossi, Ernesto
Salvemini, Gaetano
Scudder, Vida Dutton
Sedgwick, Ellery
Sperry, Willard Learoyd
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur
Stendahl, Krister
Sturzo, Luigi
Torrey, Charles Cutler
Toscanini, Arturo
White, Lynn Townsend
Williams, George Huntston
Harvard Divinity School--Faculty
Beacon Press.
Mediaeval Academy of America.
Catholic Church.
Modernism (Christian theology)--Catholic Church
Fascism--Italy
Italian Americans
Church history
Christian art and symbolism
Italy--Emigration and immigration
United States--Emigration and immigration
Notes:
George La Piana Papers, bMS 104; Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School.
Catholic priest, professor of church history. Born in Italy. Ordained priest, 1900. Ph.D. University of Palermo, 1912. Came to United States in 1913. Began teaching at Harvard Divinity School in 1916. Morison Professor of Church History, Harvard Divinity School (1926-1948). La Piana was a leading figure in the modernist controversy in the Roman Catholic Church in the early 20th century.
Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:DIV.LIB:div00104
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University
Record ID:
990006038090203941_DIV.LIB:828929