Popular Political Union of Trentino
The Popular Political Union of Trentino (Unione Politica Popolare del Trentino, UPPT) was a political party in Austria-Hungary, founded in 1904 in support of Italian minorites in Trentino. Its leader was Alcide De Gasperi.
|Leader||Alcide De Gasperi|
|Merged into||Italian People's Party|
In the 1911 Cisleithanian legislative election the UPPT was the second largest party in Trentino, after the National Liberals.
In 1920, after the annexation of Trentino into Italy, the UPPT was merged into the Italian People's Party.
|Election year||# of
overall seats won
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- Alfredo Canavero (2003). Alcide De Gasperi: cristiano, democratico, europeo [Alcide De Gasperi: Christian, democratic, European] (in Italian). Rubbettino. p. 12.
- Paolo Piccoli; Armando Vadagnini (2004). Degasperi: un trentino nella storia d'Europa [Degasperi: Trentino in the European history] (in Italian). Rubbettino. p. 127.
- "Alcide De Gasperi: un mediatore ispirato per la democrazia e la libertà in Europa" [Alcide De Gasperi: An inspired mediator for democracy and freedom in Europe] (PDF) (in Italian).