"Images of America,
Italians Of Pittsburgh & Western Pa.
(by) Nicholas P. Ciotola
Arcadia Publishing c2005
pg. 21 photo-2 woman, 2 girls (looks like grandmother, mother & 2 daus)
"Maria Scalise, Anna Benicasa, Carmela Scalise, & Maria Grazia Scalise, c.1920.
Hailing from rural, agricultural communities known as paesi, many Italian immigrants brought their distinctive regional folk dress to the U.S. The women pictured here are wearing traditional clothing from southern Italy. (Courtesy of Vitorio Pugliano.)"
pg. 42 photo "Anthony Scalise's Grocery Store, Erie, c. 1930. Born in Sersale, Catanzaro, Calabria, in 1893, Anthony Scalise came to the U.S. in 1901 with his father, Giuseppe Scalise, his mother Rose Borelli, & his brother Charlie Scalise. The family settled in Erie...(Courtesy of Elissa Scalise Powell.)
photo "Anthony Scalise At His Produce Farm, Fairview, c. 1950...about 15 miles west of Erie...(Coutesy of Elissa Scalise Powell.)
pg. 128 photo "The Scalise Family, Erie, c. 1954...Lena Scalise...made her own wine...(Courtesy of Elissa Scalise Powell.)"
not my family