Introduction American history has a strong connection with Italy. America was named after an Italian, Amerigo Vespucci, who helped aid Christopher Columbus to explore the new world. America was named after Vespucci because he was the first to discove
Commentary with an Italian American
Q: When were you born? A: "I was born Feburary 14th 1928. Which make me 80 years old right now." Q: Tell me about growing up in your family being the first one to be born in the United States. A: "It was very nice
Andrea Cirocco Hist 300 Tue-Thurs January 28th 2008 Bibliography Archdeacon, Thomas J. Becoming American: An Ethnic History. New York: Free Press, 1984 Barbara Mason, "Lansing Regional Sister Cities Commission: Heritage Project." http:/www.lansingsc.