Ours is a long and never-ending migration from Moghegno, in Valle Maggia, to California and back. My great grandparents and many other relatives (on both sides) were in the early wave of Ticinese who went to California.
Sono stato diverse volte in California, non solo per cercare documenti riguardanti l’inserimento nella nuova terra d’adozione di 27’000 ticinesi, ma anche per sentire dalla viva voce di alcuni protagonisti autentiche storie di vita. Continue reading →
I have been to California several times, partly in search of documentary evidence of how 27,000 Ticinesi adapted to a new way of life in a new land, partly to hear the real-life stories of some of the settlers. Continue reading →