Beltrami Bicentennial honors 200 years with stories of Italian explorer's life and journeys

Author: Staff


The Beltrami County Historical Society commemorated the bicentennial of Giacomo Costantino Beltrami's exploration of the Minnesota region, bringing together different worlds and cultures in the celebration. As part of the program at the Beltrami County History Center, John Welle, emeritus professor of Italian at Notre Dame, delivered a talk on Giacomo Beltrami's "Trans-Atlantic Promenade." 

You can read more about the event here.