August 31, 2022
Vintage West Virginia
Organ grinder Guisseppe Boscio and his Capuchin monkey Giorgio performing at the first Italian Heritage Festival in Clarksburg
The first West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival began on August 31, 1979, in Clarksburg.
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