The A.R.S. wants to thank all those who in some way have been involved withÂ and have contributed to the realization of the”Museum for Peace” project and in particular:
The Mayor of the City of Barga Marco Bonini who believed in and supported this project with us, and all his concil.
Martina secretary to Mayor Bonini for her helpfulness.
The culture department of the City of Barga.
The Commissioner of Public Works PietroÂ Onesti forÂ always being available at important points of the project.
The Technical Department of Barga and in particular the surveyor Omero Togneri, for their continued helpfulness.
Former Mayor Mauro Campani as promoter of a monument / park on the site of the Rocca.
Former Mayor Umberto Sereni for maintaining the profileÂ of the Rocca alla Pace.
Our foreign friends who are also our neighboursÂ and are always helpful and supportive ofÂ our efforts: Alan and Mary Gibbins, Bill Furman, Carlo Marchetti, Solace and Bill Sheets, Alfredo Moscardini, Fiona and Richard Quigley, and all others who have supported us.
Eng. Marco Ceccarelli for hisÂ professionalism and competence.
Our accountant Emma Biagioni for accountingÂ support and for her friendship.
The Company Building ARTECO for the construction of the building.
Msgr. Stefano Serafini for his understandingÂ of the issuesÂ of the parishioners of Sommocolonia.
Luca Galeotti, director of Giornale diÂ Barga whichÂ has contributed much to the realization of this website.
Colonel Vittorio BiondiÂ who helped byÂ his historical research on the Battle of Sommocolonia.
The Foundation Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca for its generous contribution,
The Foundation Lions Club for taking into consideration our project.
The Pro Loco of BargaÂ by promotingÂ events of historic / scenicÂ and the appreciationÂ of Sommocolonia.
Our friends Fotobarga, Federica Piacentini, Michael Adami and Davide IacopettiÂ who have createdÂ this website.
Last but not least Members of the Associazione Ricreativa diÂ Sommocolonia, includingÂ its President Massimo Nardini, the Vice-Chairman Enrico Gonella, the Executive CommitteeÂ and all members.Â We believed in an impossible dream which is now being Â realised.