Series 39 - Mr Holt


Date Range1951 - 1952
Quantity14 items
ProvenanceLena Santospirito
Description

The series consists of correspondence between Mrs Santospirito and Harold Holt, Minister for Immigration from 1949 to 1956. The subject matter of the correspondence is similar to the letters between Mrs Santospirito and Arthur Calwell, relating to the status of applications made by Italians to the Department of Immigration.

It includes a copy of a ‘Form 40’, which was required to be filled out when applying for a relative or friend to be admitted to Australia from overseas.

These records were originally file ‘A3’ in Cassetto B.

Please note related series.

Related Series
Related

29  Applications for Admissions to Australia 1945 - 1962

40  Arthur Calwell - Landing Permits 1945 - 1957

12  Landing Permits - Arthur Calwell 1946 - 1961

11  Landing Permits and Supporting Documents 1947 - 1960


Inventory Listing

Letter from Mrs Santospirito to Mr Holt, 21 July 1951

Cases, applications for landing permits, Mr Holt's trip, Debutantes Ball, Mrs Holt, Italian Consul.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 21 July 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01785 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 8 August 1951

Reply to 21 July letter. Cases to be given early attention. Photos of Italian Ball.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 8 August 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01786 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mrs Santospirito to Mr Holt, 9 October 1951

List of cases.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 9 October 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01787 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Application for Admission of Relative or Friend to Australia. Applicant: Felice Carra, wine merchant. Nominee: Antonio Carlucci, Labourer, from Tivoli, no date
Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 1946? - 1970?
Inventory Identifier SP-01788 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 29 October 1951

Will discuss cases with departmental officers.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 29 October 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01789 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mrs Santospirito, no date

Case of Mrs Nicolina Benvenuti. Application for naturalisation or permit to enter Australia. wife of Francesco Benvenuti. travelling to Italy. concerned about being allowed to return.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 1946? - 1970?    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01790 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 12 November 1951

Cesare Orsucci. application for admission of son-in-law and daughter Mr and Mrs Ivo Bracali. Mrs Bracali not medically fit. authority withdrawn.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 12 November 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01791 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 16 November 1951

Michele Montalto. application for admission of nephew Mario Guarino. Guarino yet to apply for visa into Australia.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 16 November 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01792 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 19 November 1951

Emilio Mocenigo. application for admission of sister Mrs Vitali Giovannina Benvenuti. Landing permits for Mrs Benvenuti and her children being prepared.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 19 November 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01793 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 19 November 1951

Carlo Marsili. John McGowan. application for admission of Miss Maria Grazia Della Latta. Visa granted.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 19 November 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01794 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 26 November 1951

Mrs Santospirito's application for admission of Guido Antonini and Pietro Migliorelli and family. Landing permits being prepared.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 26 November 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01795 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 17 December 1951

Giustino Epifano. application for admission of Ilario Agnetti and brother Dino Epifano. Agnetti landing permit being prepared. Dino Epifano not medically fit, application not approved.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 17 December 1951    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01796 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 14 March 1952

Felix Carra. application for admission of Antonio Carlucci. Landing permit being prepared.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 14 March 1952    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01797 Box Number 39.1 Series 39
Letter from Mr Holt to Mrs Santospirito, 17 October 1952

Felix Carra. application for admission of Antonio Carlucci. Mrs Cincotta asked Commonwealth Migration Officer to take no further action. Application lapsed.

Creator Lena Santospirito
Date range 17 October 1952    Quantity 1 letter
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier SP-01798 Box Number 39.1 Series 39

Published by the Italian Historical Society, CoAsIt, December 2001
Listed by Cate Elkner and Tony Santospirito
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