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.
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 …
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, 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.
Frank Imbergamo was born and raised in the North End of Boston. In this video, Frank talks about the North End of his childhood and participating with the North End Athletic Association.
In this video North End resident Tracy Morgan remembers weekend visits to her Italian grandparents house where the family cooked, socialized, and played games.