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Speakers in Rome for Generali in History

Generali presents… Generali in History

The Palazzo Pallavicini Rospigliosi in Rome was the splendid setting for the presentation of Generali in History. Tales from the Archive on 12 September. The two volumes, Nineteenth Century and Twentieth Century, are published by Marsilio in association with Assicurazioni Generali and contain a preface by Paolo Mieli. They draw on documents from company archives ...

Photo album dedicated to Antonio Kenda [Trieste, 27 April 1892] / ph. Duccio Zennaro

Restoration brings out beauty!

A second restoration campaign has recently been concluded, involving a large number of documents, especially from the 19th century, preserved by the Generali Historical Archives. These included 600 pieces covering photo albums, diplomas, print pamphlets, policies, registers, volumes of circulars and fire insurance plaques restored to their original look. Skilful hands have removed dust and ...

Generali nella Storia now available in bookshops / ph Massimo Goina

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Generali in History. Tales from the Archive, a box set comprising two volumes dedicated to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, is in Italian bookshops. It is published by Marsilio with Assicurazioni Generali and carries a preface by Paolo Mieli to highlight the important documentary heritage of the Group. It is also available in English. In ...

Check Out the Generali Group’s Real Estate Gallery

Our first thematic gallery draws inspiration from a small photo album from the 1930s found in the archive, which covers 89 prestigious buildings purchased by Generali in the major Italian and European cities. Check out the images that testify to the far-sighted real estate policy of the Group. " I required that Assicurazioni Generali ...

Frames drawn from the film "Le Api e l'INA"

Recovery of the Le Api e l’INA propaganda film

From the life of bees to the social security system is the subject of the 1948 short film Le Api e L’INA (Bees and INA), recovered by the INA Historical Archive as part of the project for promoting the film propaganda material of the Istituto Nazionale delle Assicurazioni (INA) and Assitalia. It was brought to ...

Hail insurance graphic plates (1884)

Generali in Figures

Generali in figures or the infographic of yesteryear: how to recount insurance work in concrete terms? For the Italian General Exposition of Turin in 1884, Generali decided to prepare precious large format (70 x 130 cm) watercolour plates with pie charts to highlight the precipitation of hail in the Italian peninsula from 1879 to 1884. ...