Cassano's Pizza Pepperoni the Clown Doll

Cassano’s Pizza Pepperoni the Clown Doll

Pepperoni the Clown Doll Cassano’s Pizza Kettering, OH, circa 1960s 8 in. x 14.25 in. x 2.5 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 03/03/2015 ID: USPM0262 Cassano’s Pizza was founded by Kettering, Ohio grocer Victor “Vic” J. Cassano, Sr. and Caroline “Mom” Donisi in 1953. Pepperoni the […]

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LaRosa's Pizza Cincinnati Reds Pizza Box

LaRosa’s Cincinnati Reds Pizza Box

LaRosa’s Cincinnati Reds Pizza Box LaRosa’s Pizzeria Cincinnati, OH, circa 2015 15.3125 in. x 15.125 in. x 2 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 07/21/2015 ID: USPM0161 Buddy LaRosa, the son of a Sicilian immigrant, opened a pizzeria called Papa Gino’s on Boudinot Ave on the […]

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Surprise! Pop-up Exhibit at Chop Shop Extended

Yesterday’s Chicago Pizza Summit at Chop Shop was on overwhelming success, and while the crowds were able to view highlights from the the U.S. Pizza Museum collection in the pop-up exhibit, many pizza-lovers were unable to attend the sold out event. Luckily, Chop Shop has decided to […]

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Chicago Pizza Summit

The U.S. Pizza Museum, will be publicly displaying a portion of our collection for the first time in a pop-up exhibition at the Old Style First Annual Chicago Pizza Summit on Sunday, April 3 at Chop Shop. The event will feature all you can eat pizza […]

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Imo's Pizza Box

Imo’s Pizza Box

Imo’s Pizza Box Imo’s Pizza St. Louis, MO, circa 2015 10 in. x 10.8125 in. x 1.875 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 07/18/2015 ID: USPM0159 St. Louis style pizza is known for it’s cracker thin crust and gooey provel cheese. http://imospizza.com

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1970s Pizza Hut Placemat

Pizza Hut Placemat

Pizza Hut Placemat Pizza Hut circa 1970s 11 in. x 8.5 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 02/22/2016 ID: USPM0246 This paper placemat featured “Pizza Hut Pete” back when Pizza Hut only had 650 locations. https://www.pizzahut.com

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New York Pizza Suprema Menu

New York Pizza Suprema Menu

New York Pizza Suprema Menu New York Pizza Suprema Menu New York, NY, circa 2012 3.75 in. x 8.5 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 11/18/2012 ID: USPM0034 When Italian immigrant Salvatore Riggio opened NY Pizza Suprema in 1964 they sold slices of pizza for 5¢. http://www.nypizzasuprema.com/

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Pizza: A Slice of American History

Pizza: A Slice of American History

Pizza: A Slice of American History by Liz Barrett 176 pages, published 09/01/2014 8.25 in. x 10.25 in. x .75 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 05/15/2015 ID: USPM0077 Liz Barrett is the Editor-at-Large of PMQ Pizza Magazine and Publisher of The Pizza Insider blog. http://www.writtenbyliz.com

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Piece Pizzeria & Brewery Pizza Box

Piece Pizzeria & Brewery Pizza Box

Piece Pizzeria & Brewery Pizza Box Piece Pizzeria & Brewery Chicago, IL, circa 2014 12.75 in. x 12.25 in. x 2.375 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 05/18/2015 ID: USPM0083 Piece, founded by Billy Jacobs in 2001, serves New Haven style pizza in Chicago’s Wicker […]

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