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Giannini Family

 
 
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By Don Morfe, March 11, 2015
1. Giannini Family Marker
Inscription. Acclaimed operatic family. Father, tenor Ferruccio (1868-1948), sung on first disc, 1896. Daughter Dusolina (1900-86) was a Metropolitan Opera soprano. Son Vittoria (1903-66) was a composer & taught at Curtis Institute an Juilliard. Resided here.
 
Erected 2005 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.306′ N, 75° 9.337′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Christian Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 735 Christian Street, Philadelphia PA 19147, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. House of Industry (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Mary Magdalen de Pazzi Parish (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial (about 300 feet away); Mario Lanza (about 300 feet away); Frank Gasparro (about 500 feet away); South 9th Street Curb Market (about 600 feet away); Eddie Lang (about 600 feet away); "The Italian Market" (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Giannini Family Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 11, 2015
2. Giannini Family Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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