In this video, Ken Rothman, owner of Salem Street True-Value Hardware reflects on how the small businesses of Salem Street in the North End have changed over the past 48 years to serve a changing neighborhood.
In this video, Frank Imbergamo who was born and raised in Boston’s North End walks with us along Hanover Street sharing of stories neighborhood staples from the 1950s like Giro’s and Blue Front Restaurants, and Boston Sausage.
Antonetta Bonaffine is 96 years old. She was born and raised in the North End. In this video she discusses neighborhood festivals and visiting the North End beach which is where North End Pool is currently located.
This is the third in a series of interviews with Charlie Coppola and Sam Viscione about growing up in Boston’s North End. In this video, Charlie and Sam talk about the connectedness of the North End in the 1950s.