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Classification Books
Object ID 2006-1-309
Call# B Ivec
Title Piccolotti's: My Life on The Ranch by Big River
Author Ivec, Alice Piccolotti
Physical Description 86 p., ill.;27 cm
Published Date 2011
Summary The story begins with two Italian immigrants, Pietro Piccolotto from Carpano, Trevisa and Rosa Vagliana from Porto, making their way through Ellis Island, New York and meeting in Fort Bragg, California. They sought a better life for themselves and an education for their future children.
The two married, Piccolotto became Piccolotti, children were born and the family worked a ranch up Big River in Mendocino.
This book is the story of Alice Piccolotti Ivec, the youngest of eight children, growing up on the Piccolotti Ranch during the Depression and life on the Mendocino Coast before and after World War II.
Subjects Families
Farm life
Ranches
World War II
People Piccolotti, Albert, 1915 - 1954
Piccolotti, Alice, b.1931
Piccolotti, Alfred, 1912 - 1942
Piccolotti, Earl, 1926 - 1946
Piccolotti, Emil
Piccolotti, Fred, 1912 - 1942
Piccolotti, George
Piccolotti, Henry, 1922 - 1978
Piccolotti, Ida
Piccolotti, Louis
Piccolotti, Pete, 1889 - 1954
Piccolotti, Rosa, 1891 - 1969
Ivec, Alice Piccolotti
Search Terms Italians
Italians - Mendocino