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In Honor of the 2013 Year of Italian Culture in the United States and in Celebration of Italian Contributions to the Written Word…. The Marriott Library at the University of Utah provided a ceremony establishing the exchange of historical documents from the Italian-American Civic League to the Marriott Library Archives on November 20th, 2014.

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Members from the IACL thumb through historical picture books

Food was donated by Tony Caputo’s Market & Deli and attendees included the general public along with several members from both the Italian-American Civic League and the Italian Club of Salt Lake. Rare and historically valuable Italian documents were on display as part of the La Parola Scritta exhibit.

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Nick Fuoco (pictured left) presents the 1st copy of the IACL annual publication from 1934.