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Albi Family Papers

Identifier: M1882

Scope and Contents

Collection contains stories of the Albi brothers and copies of news clippings from 1902, 1907, 1925, 1940 and 1952.


  • 1902-1952


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

The Abli brothers were Italian immigrants from Grimaldi in Cosenza Italy. Original surname: Albo was changed when the first son came to America in 1906.. The five brothers where the children of Giuseppe Albo (1869-1947) and Assunta Negri ( -1931). They lived together and helped each other survive. Educated in the U.S., they were successful business and one becamse a doctor. The five brothers and their arrival dates in the United Stater were: 1. Charles (Pasquale), 1906; 2. Ralph, 1912; 3. Frank Sam (Francesco Salvatore), 1915; 4. Salatore Natale, 1920; and 5. Michael (Bruno Michele Angelo), 1920.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Charles Albi; 2005.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.


Photographs transferred to Western History photograph collection. Photo accession #2006.061

Albi Family Papers
Keli Schmid
May 20, 2021
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States