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America Vespucci


Interesting Italian Exile, The Slave States of America by James Silk Buckingham, 1842.

Ogdensburg and the Florentine Fancy, Chapter 31 of
Listen for a Lonesome Drum; a York State Chronicle, 1950, by Carl Carmer, 1893-1976.

Parish's Fancy, a 1929 novel by Walter Guest Kellogg.

A Visit to the Vespucci Family, The Artist, the Merchant, and the Statesman, of the Age of the Medici, and of Our Own Times by Charles Edwards Lester, Vol. II, 1845.

Memorial of Marie Helena America Vespucci, Edgefield Advertiser, Edgefield, S.C., Feb. 28 1839.

Perley's Reminiscences of Sixty Years in the National Metropolis, by Benjamin Perley Poore, 1886, Vol. 1, Pages 223 & 225.

America's Ingratitude for Its Naming: The Tribulations of Signora Vespucci, July 1983, by Allen Walker Read, The St Lawrence County Historical Association Quarterly, Volume XXVIII, Number 3

Story of the Fabulous America Vespucci, by by Paul J. Reade, Advance News, Ogdensburg, NY, March 10, 1968, Page 9

America Vespucci, The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Vol. 5 1839.

Biography of Elena “America” Vespucci (1804-?), Adventuress. Footnote People In U.S. History,
Trivia Library.com, ©1975 - 1981 by David Wallechinsky & Irving Wallace.

A “Lovely Exile” Thrilled —and Scandalized— U. S. 100 Years Ago, by Elmo Scott Watson, Carbon County News, Red Lodge, Mont., Oct. 7, 1938.