Italian American History Discovered in Building

Thanks to the work of an urban archeologist, the life of a city's first Italian importer is revealed in treasures found.

This article, written by Paul Biasco, appears on DNA Info.

Amazing History Of City’s 1st Italian Importer Found In Teardown Building

No one would have guessed that the third floor of an unassuming brick building near Grand Avenue and Halsted Street had preserved a moment in time connecting the neighborhood’s Italian roots to the present.

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