Photos and video from North End Stories Pop-Up Italian-American Cultural Museum

On June 22, 2013 North End Stories founder Jeanne Dasaro curated and hosted a pop-up Italian-American cultural museum to highlight the Italian heritage in Boston’s North End. Below are photos from the event as well as a video. The project was made possible by a grant from The Boston Foundation’s new initiative, Expressing Boston. Through ExpressingBoston, the Foundation …

North End Memories: Ten Cents Each, Three for a Quarter

North End Memories is a series of essays written by Sam Viscione about Boston’s North End. Shopping malls, supermarkets, internet shopping, box stores; what a transition from Arthur’s, Shuman’s, Sheldon’s, La Fauci’s, Moscardini’s, Resnick’s hardware, etc. I never realized the large number of merchants and street vendors in addition to the services available to a …