Comune di Alpette

Alpette is the town where Guiseppe and Giovanna were born and raised. It is 50 kms from Turin. Most of the homes now are used as vacation homes. There is an Astronomical observatory in the town. Some of the relatives of Guiseppe Goglio and Giovanna Seren Bernadone still live in the town

This is a picture post card of Alpette, in the 1920's. This post card was sent by one of Giuseppe's sister.

                                               View of Alpette taken by Dick Shultz in 2002


 Picture of Church of St Peter and Paul in the Alpette town square

Old houses on the hill above the town


Click on the following to view other pictures of Alpette. These are from the Comune Alpette web site

  • web site for Comune di Alpette
  • 1913 Picture
  • 1924 picture
  • 1939 picture
  • 1940 Picture
  • 1963 Picture