Alphonso Dasaro was born in raised in North End. In this short video he shares some of his fondest memories from childhood and of the neighborhood.
In this video, 94-year-old Nicholas DiCarlo describes the flat on Commercial Street he was born in and touches on why family is so important for Italian-Americans.
This is the first 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 discuss their first jobs and the money saving ways of their mother’s.
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.
In this video, Dave Rothman past owner of Salem Street True Value Hardware reflects on what it was like to work in the North End in the years following World War II.