Local Author Shares Story Of Giacomo Beltrami In Children's Book
Cortometraggio "L'uomo con l'ombrello rosso" su Costantino Beltrami
Giacomo Costantino Beltrami was an Italian jurist, author, and explorer, best known for claiming to have discovered the headwaters of the Mississippi River in 1823 while on a trip through much of the United States. Beltrami County in Minnesota is named for him. He had an extensive network of notable figures for friends and acquaintances, such as members of the powerful Medici family.