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Monterey Italians recalled in new book

italians of monterey bay bookMonterey Peninsula resident Mike Ventimiglia’s ancestors fished, worked the canneries, operated and owned fishing boats as a well as a cannery on Cannery Row in Monterey. This collection of vintage photos was brought together from various sources including personal family collections, local library archives and from personal albums of the members of the Amici Club, an organization of individuals of Sicilian Italian descent. Read the rest here 19:00