Community People Photos & Videos

North End Stories: Rosalba Ursino from Calabria and Her First Year in the North End

In 1956, at the age of 5, Rosalba Ursino along with her mother and brother traveled from Calabria, Italy to Boston in the United States. In this video, Rosalba share memories from her first year in the North End, specifically of kindergarten at the Eliot School and a family trip that same summer to Revere Beach.

This video is courtesy of North End Stories, a digital narrative project documenting neighborhood history through the images and videos of its people. See more at