Mussolini Archive

  • South Tyrol– Almost 70 years have passed since Benito Mussolini was overthrown. But in South Tyrol in northern Italy, the monuments that were raised during his fascist regime still provoke […]

    Monumental moment for South Tyrol

    South Tyrol– Almost 70 years have passed since Benito Mussolini was overthrown. But in South Tyrol in northern Italy, the monuments that were raised during his fascist regime still provoke […]

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  • Anna Rydholm The Victory monument Location: Victory Square, Bolzano Erected: 1928Architect/Artist: Marcello Piancentini Background: The Victory monument was erected on the orders of Mussolini. It was originally dedicated to the […]

    Fascist monuments in South Tyrol

    Anna Rydholm The Victory monument Location: Victory Square, Bolzano Erected: 1928Architect/Artist: Marcello Piancentini Background: The Victory monument was erected on the orders of Mussolini. It was originally dedicated to the […]

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  • Anna Rydholm From annexation to autonomy in less than 90 years, with fascism, nazism and terrorism in between– the 20th century was a turbulent period in South Tyrol. 1915 The […]

    The history of South Tyrol in 22 points

    Anna Rydholm From annexation to autonomy in less than 90 years, with fascism, nazism and terrorism in between– the 20th century was a turbulent period in South Tyrol. 1915 The […]

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