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Jannotta Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AV-01-05-Jannotta

Overview

Chicago, Illinois, family including particularly Stella Skiff Jannotta (1867-1954) – suffragist, eugenicist, humanist, genealogist, and writer; her husband Alfredo Antonio Jannotta (1843-1913) – Italian born composer and conductor who ran voice culture schools in several American cities; and their oldest son, A. Vernon (1894-1972) – World War I veteran who commanded amphibious forces in the South and Southwest Pacific during World War II, attained rank of Rear Admiral, and became an executive with Jewel Tea Company, Inc., the family business founded by Skiff uncles.

Dates

  • 1894 - 1972

Extent

13 boxes

12 photographs (Photo Albums)

18 Photographic Prints (Postcards)

40 other_unmapped (Oversized material)

Language of Materials

English

Status
In Progress
Author
Megan Klintworth
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Audiovisual Collection Repository

Contact:
112 North Sixth Street
Springfield IL 62701 US
(217) 785-7955