In April, 1984, the first issue of the Il Congresso newspaper was
published in Edmonton. The paper has been published continuously since
then and is a valuable resource not only for Edmonton's Italian community but
also for Calgary's and for Italian communities in other regions of Alberta and
western Canada. It also reports on Italian, Canadian and international
affairs. Articles have been selected from 1984-89 and provide rich
contextual information to support themes explored in the Celebrating Alberta's
Italian Community website. Some of the more recent articles have
been digitized by Il Congresso and can be found on their website at (Currently
An image search option has also been provided for the photographs included in
the selected Il Congresso articles.
Click here for the Image Search option.
Il Congresso Browse
By Year: Use the links below to browse the archives by year.
This website is in the process of being archived. Once the archiving process is complete,
the search form below will not be functional. Please see the
AlbertaSource.ca contact page
for more information.