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Identification card
From left to right Lucia Astolfi, Antonio Astolfi, Julia Astolfi on an identification card used during war years for border crossing to the United States from Canada. They were among the earliest Italian immigrants to Sarnia. This identification card…

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This employee pass for this Italian immigrant labourer and his wife, who lived in Sarnia. He had been employed by the Canadian National Railway prior to 1939.

Sisters-in-Law sharing a moment while cooking Sunday supper for the family.

Rita Iannozzi (née Caschera) and her husband Cataldo Iannozzi in 1984

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The brother of Rita Iannozzi (née Caschera), Angelo Caschera in his store he owned and ran in Venezuela.

A photograph mailed to Canada in 1963. Pictured are Augusta and Beniomino Iannozzi, parents of Cataldo Iannozzi, and parents-in-law to Rita Iannozzi (née Caschera).
Cataldo emigrated to Canada in 1959 with a promise to come back in a couple years…

This is Cataldo Iannozzi's original Italian passport he used to emigrate from Italy to Canada.
In the second image we can see in the top right "Canada con eventuale transito S.U.America" meaning, he originally planned to eventually travel to the…

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An advertisement indicating the promoting and describing "Macaroni" (Pasta). This indicates that as early as 1901 this small store in Sarnia, began to sell Italian products.


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Assunta Giancarlo - Telegrams of congratulation for wedding 19561.jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Report Card 1941, age 9.jpg

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Assunta Giancarlo - Boat ticket.jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta Age 19 or 20.jpg

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Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta and the Catholic Women's League, 1952.jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta and Tony in front of the second home, 714 Guthrie .jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta and Tony wedding, Jan 22 1956 - san sebastien.jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta as a religion teacher for the Young Catholic Women's league.jpg

Assunta Giancarlo - Assunta on hill above Navelli aged 22-ish.jpg
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