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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. ...

Measurement of area for INA-Casa constructions (Gaeta, 1960)

INA-Casa: new documents available to scholars

INA-Casa Management administrative dossiers were recently recovered by staff of the INA-Assitalia Historical Archive during a verification of their deposits.  The documents, kept in more than thirty large boxes, come from the INA Inspection Centres of Lazio and Campania, which also functioned at the time – between the 1950s and 1960s – as peripheral bodies ...

Planimetry for IFACP Popular Housing in Lucca, San Vito (1940)

More homes for all. Recovery of the technical files of the Autonomous (Fascist) Institutes for Popular Housing

Recovery has just been completed of certified copies of technical files of the Istituti (fascisti) autonomi per le case popolari (IACP), found in the series related to mortgages of the Historical Real Estate Fonds of the INA Historical Archive. In the reports, the houses are defined as popular, very popular, workers and rural-workers. The files ...