This document is a summary of an interview with Leno Pianosi. Topics include why his family left Italy, social life in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, relationship with other ethnic groups, the Depression, parties and saloons, holidays, discrimination, school, the Mafia, comparing Canada and the United States, food and wine, and Italian American societies.
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
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