Author: Elia Celestina Della Chiesa

February 8, 2007

An interview with Antonina Bargellini

‘How fortunate indeed is your Firenze, to have as Mayor a man like you, so sensitive to her beauty’ Jacqueline Kennedy   Assessor of Education, Culture and the Environment under Giorgio La Pira in the 1950s, Piero Bargellini became mayor of Florence in 1966. Fondly remembered by Florentines as the ‘Flood Mayor’, Mr Bargellini distinguished […]