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Photograph of Luigi Gedda

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5937

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one black and white photograph. A hand-written caption below the photograph reads, "On the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the foundation of the Italian Sport Center, Oct. 9, 1955, Professor Luigi Gedda, President of the magazine 'Catholic Italian Action' (Azione Cattolica Italiana), is presenting to the Holy Father a Grundig High Fidelity Concert Cabinet in the name of Mr. Muse Grundig. Also present on the occasion were: S.T. Mous, Mario T Castellano, Bishop of Voletrra, Clerical Chief Assistant of the magazine 'Catholic Italian Action' as well as three high ranking Prelates of the Vaticanian State Secretary. Rome, St. Peters Square, October 9, 1955."


  • 1955

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Photograph of Luigi Gedda must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Luigi Gedda was an Italian politician, doctor, and President of the Catholic Italian Action magazine. He was born on 23 October 1902 in Venice and died on 26 September 2000 in Rome.


1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 1994.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; 1994.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.

Register of Photograph of Luigi Gedda
Abe Austin
2012 April 11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States