Sources

by Jon Black

A non-exhaustive list of sources used throughout this site.

NEWSPAPERS

PERIODICALS

Cosmopolitan. Vol.47 1909 (Jun-Nov).
McClure Magazine. 1912 (May-Oct).
Pearson’s Magazine. Vol.17 1907 (Jan-June).
The Outlook. Vol.93 1909.
The Outlook. Vol.104 1913.
The Scrap Book. Vol.4, Pt.1 1907 (July-Dec).
The Survey. Vol.22 1909.
Master Detective. October 1995.

DIRECTORIES, RECORDS & REPORTS

US NATIONAL ARCHIVES

US NATIONAL ARCHIVES – SOUTHEAST

US NATIONAL ARCHIVES – NORTHEAST

United States Circuit Courts for the District of New York —
US vs. Giuseppe Calicchio, Giuseppe Morello, Nicholas Sylvester, Ignatzio Lupo, Salvatore Cecala, and Giuseppe Palermo 1910 – Court of Appeals case (#4207).
US vs. Ignazio Lupo (C2869).
US vs. Ignazio Lupo & Pietro Inzerillo (C2870).
District Court of New Jersey Docket Sheets 1902 —
The United States vs. Guiseppe Romano, Joe Montaldo, alias Joe Clemente, alias Little Joe, Annie Clemente, and Salvatore Clemente, alias the Dude.
Circuit Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Calicchio et al. June 19, 1911.
Inmate admission registers, 1865-1971. B0143-80/BO148-80/B0143-80 —
Giuseppe de Primo.
Giuseppe Guillambardo.
Isadore Crose.
Giuseppe Masseria.
John Russomano.
Southern District Circuit Court Dockets —
Sisto Incognoli, Michael Ciervo et al.
Salvatore Romano et al.
Ignazio Lupo et al.
Giuseppe Rizzo et al.
US Circuit Court of Appeals for the Second Curcuit —
US vs. Giuseppe Giallambardo (#2040).
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania —
US vs. Altadonnia Vito / Cotton Vito.

LLOYD SEALY LIBRARY, JOHN JAY COLLEGE, NY

Various trial transcripts relating to the Navy Street/Camorra gang —
Giordano / Vollero / Marano / Tony Parretti / Aniello Paretti / Fevrola & Ciro Terranova.
Angelo Giordano motion for new trial of 3/31/1919.
Archiello, Ferrara, Zaffarono trial of 4/10/1916.

NEW YORK CITY MUNICIPAL ARCHIVES

Certificates of births, marriages and deaths 1885–1949.
The New York County District Attorney Record of Cases, 1895-1966 &
New York County Court of General Sessions, Minutes of the Sessions —
Giuseppe Costabile 1911.
Aniello Prisco 1912.
Luigi Lazzazara 1912.
Giuseppe Masseria 1913 & testimony.
John Russomano 1914 & testimony.
Giuseppe Valenti 1915.
Angelo Gagliano 1916.
Joseph Nazzaro 1916 & testimony.
Giuseppe Masseria 1922.
Joseph Valachi 1925.
Tomasso Petto et al. 1903 & testimony.
Giuseppe Costabile case file.
Joseph Valachi case file.

ONLINE TRIAL TRANSCRIPTS

NY Court of Record. US vs. Allesandro Vollero.
NY Court of Appeals. US vs. Aniellio Parretti.

PUBLISHED WORKS

Park, Robert Ezra. Old World Traits Transplanted 1921.
Bonanno, Joseph. A Man of Honor: The Autobiography of Joseph Bonanno.
Critchley, David. The Origins of Organized Crime in America.
Critchley, David. Buster, Maranzano and the Castellammare War, 1930 – 1931.
Dash, Mike. The First Family.
Flynn, William. The Barrel Mystery.
Gentile, Nicola. Vita di Capomafia. (Translated)
Maas, Peter. The Valachi Papers.
Petacco, Arrigo. Joe Petrosino.
Pitkin, Thomas. Black Hand: A Chapter in Ethnic Crime.

VARIOUS

Antonio Comito’s statement,‘Black Hand confessions’, Lawrence Richey Papers.
Banckruptcy Docket for Ignazio Lupo 1908. #11703
Certificate of incorporation for ‘The Ignatz Florio Co-Operative Association Amongst Corleonese’.
Giuseppe Nazzaro Police Record.
Giuseppe Masseria Autopsy file.
Salvatore Maranzano FBI file.
Giosue Gallucci passport application.
Giuseppe Masseria coroner’s record.
Tommaso Gagliano naturalisation petition.
NY General Sessions Court Book Entries.
Ellis Island Records.