Alfred P. Adamo Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, sketches, photographs, program regarding granite drinking fountain memorial and plaque in honor of Emily Griffith donated by Adamo; autobiography, A Review of my Brief History of 60 Candles; brochures from Emily Griffith Opportunity School (Denver, Colo.).
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Alfred Adamo was born in Italy in 1887 and immigrated to Denver in 1904. Attended Emily Griffith Opportunity School in Denver, Colo. Moved to Detroit, Michigan in 1915. Realtor and civic leader.
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Greg Shepard, n.d. Purchase, Linda Lebsack, 2015.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Adamo, Alfred P., 1887- -- Archives.
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Emily Griffith Opportunity School (Denver, Colo.) -- Archival resources.
- Ephemera (general object genre) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Griffith, Emily, 1868-1947 -- Archival resources.
- Memorials -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Real estate agents -- Michigan -- Detroit. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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