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Catalogue - Il Corriere Casalingo, May 1914 Document Reg. No: SH 000908

Summary:
Catalogue for Il Corriere Casalingo, 26 May 1914. It was used by the Candela family, in Viggiaro, Italy before they migrated to Australia in 1920. The Candelas made much of their own food including homemade pasta, tomato sauce, wine, sausages and they roasted their own coffee. Items were often ordered by mail from the Italian manufacturer, this was a practice common in both Italy and Australia. Vincenzo continued to receive catalogues like these from Italy after his migration to Australia in 1920.
Description:
28 pages of a postal catalogue on A4 size paper with extensive black text and illustrations of various household products. 10% AUMENTO SU TUTTI I PREZZI has been stamped in pink on each page
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Phil Magris, 2000
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: food drink preparation, italian communities, italian immigration, domestic life, domestic appliances
Themes this item is part of: Vincenzo Candela, Italian Migrant, Photographer & Tailor, 1920, Candela Collection, Candela family, Italian Migrants, 1920, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: photographic equipment
Inscriptions: On front page: Anno XV - N. 19 26 Maggio 1914 Conto Corrente Postale/Il Corriere Casalingo/Questo Catalogo annuila i precedenti. Contiene indicazioni di oggetti indispensabili a tutti./ A richiesta si spedisce GRATIS (extensive text)

Last page, bottom right corner, handwritten: Candela Vinezio/Viggiaro
Place & Date Made: Italy, 1914
User: Vincenzo Candela, Italy, 1914

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