Rasmeo Mariscotti was a hard worker; that’s why he left his job with the Madera Sugar Pine Lumber Co.
Coming to America
“Coming to America: The Italian immigrant experience in Madera” has been written by Bill Coate and will soon be released in a paperback edition. The abridged edition will appear in the Tribune on Fridays. The book is the result of 2 and 1/2 years of research by Coate and a steering committee of descendants of some of Madera’s Italian immigrants. (Jan. 13, 2012)
The young Italian immigrant took his seat in the theater in Hoboken, N.J.
It took determination for Leone and Assunata Montagna to leave their native Italy and set out for America in 1921.
Eugenio Ferretti and Maria Ceccarelli were married in 1920 in Marlia in the Italian Province of Lucca, and in February 1921, they left Italy for Am
The young Italian coal miner waited anxiously to see the woman who had sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to become his wife.