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Italian World War I Collection
MSS.2011.10.27  
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  • Processing History
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  • Title: Italian World War I Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: MSS.2011.10.27
    Contributing Institution: SJSU Special Collections & Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.92 Linear feet, 3 boxes
    Date (bulk): Bulk, 1914-1919
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1922
    Abstract: The Italian World War I Collection (1914-1922, bulk 1914-1919), consists of English translations of several Italian newspapers and speech transcriptions from the Italian Senate; the upper house of the Italian legislature. The newspapers and speech records detail Italy's involvement in World War I and provide a historical context to understand the rise of the Nationalist Fascist Party led by Benito Mussolini following the Treaty of Versailles. The Senate records primarily represent individual responses to Atti degli Camera, Deputy Senator from Rome. The collection is arranged into two series: Series I: Italian Newspapers, 1914-1922 (bulk 1914-1919); Series II: Italian Senate, 1914-1918.
    Physical Location: Vault 1, Range 21A

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has been assigned to the San José State University Library Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the SJSU Special Collections & Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader. Copyright restrictions also apply to digital reproductions of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Preferred Citation

    Italian World War I Collection, MSS-2011-10-27, San José State University Library Special Collections & Archives.

    Processing History

    Processed by Madison Burgess. Reviewed by Danelle Moon. Finding aid created in the Archivist Toolkit.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Italian World War I Collection (1914-1922, bulk 1914-1919), consists of English translations of several Italian newspapers and speech transcriptions from the Italian Senate; the upper house of the Italian legislature. The newspapers and speech records detail Italy's involvement in World War I and provide a historical context to understand the rise of the Nationalist Fascist Party led by Benito Mussolini following the Treaty of Versailles. The Senate records primarily represent individual responses to Atti degli Camera, Deputy Senator from Rome.

    Arrangement

    The collection is arranged into two series: Series I: Italian Newspapers, 1914-1922 (bulk 1914-1919); Series II: Italian Senate, 1914-1918.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War -- 1914-1918
    World War -- 1914-1918 -- History
    World War -- 1914-1918 -- Italy
    World War -- 1914-1918 -- Journalists
    World War -- 1914-1918 -- Periodicals
    World War -- 1914-1918 -- Speeches in Congress