Guide to the Santospirito Collection

Lena SantospiritoThe Santospirito Collection comprises the personal papers of Mrs Lena Santospirito (1895-1983). Mrs Santospirito was a leader of the Italian-Australian community in Melbourne and is best known for her charitable work as President of the Archbishop's Committee for Italian Relief in the early 1950s period of Italian mass immigration to Australia. The records in this Collection document her work with the Archbishop's Committee, as well as her involvement with other institutions and her personal and family affairs.

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Santospirito collection: Inventory items.

SP-01653

Letter from Mrs Santospirito to Austin Motor Co (Aust), 28 November 1952

Letter of introduction for Fiorentino Graziano.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 November 1952     28 November 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01653
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01654

Letter from Mrs Santospirito to 55 Alma Road, St Kilda, 30 November 1952

Letter of introduction for Francesco Scalise, gardener.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 November 1952     30 November 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01654
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01655

Letter from Mrs Santospirito to C J Wilson Pty Ltd, 1 December 1952

Referral for Donato D'Augelli for position advertised.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 December 1952     1 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01655
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01656

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Dodd, 1 December 1952

Peppino Averte; letter of introduction; family; dry cleaning service.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 December 1952     1 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01656
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01657

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Chamberlain, 1 December 1952

Domenico D'Avolio; letter of introduction; electrical linesman; Electricity Supply Department; Mr Morley; Town Clerk; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 December 1952     1 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01657
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01658

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Egan, 8 December 1952

Joseph Rudolf; carpenter; joiner.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 December 1952     8 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01658
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01659

Letter from Santospirito, 8 December 1952

Marco Grdovich; certificate of unemployment.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 December 1952     8 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01659
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01660

Letter from Enrico Croce, 8 December 1952

Declaration; barber; Guido Pasquale; Giuseppe Capo; Castello S. Lorenzo; Fr Vincenzo Tisi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 December 1952     8 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01660
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01661

Letter from Santospirito to Jim Bourke, 9 December 1952

Domenico Antonio Quattroni; Angelo Caterina; letter of introduction; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 December 1952     9 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01661
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01662

Letter from Eric Tucker to Santospirito, 11 December 1952

New car; Tucker's Garage; request for business.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 December 1952     11 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01662
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01663

Letter from Santospirito to Tutt Bryant, 16 December 1952

Aldo Federici; letter of introduction; mechanic.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 December 1952     16 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01663
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01664

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Brophy, 16 December 1952

Domenico Antonio Quattroni; Antonio Ermano; letter of introduction; Port Fairy Hospital; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 December 1952     16 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01664
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01665

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Anthony, 19 December 1952

Edmondo Lori; letter of introduction; waiter; Oriental Hotel; House cleaner; kitchen hand.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 December 1952     19 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01665
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01666

Letter from Renato M. De Pardo to Santospirito, 6 January 1953

Dr Bellini; Doctor at Law; Accountant; farm work; request for reference; Mayer Chalet Warburton; references from W.C Gadd and Nolan Bros.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 January 1953     6 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01666
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01667

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Preuss, 15 January 1953

Recommendations for work; list; mechanics; Pasquale Cerminara; Nicola Spallanzani; Salvatore Iozzi; Angelo Caterina; Giuseppe Camillo; Rino Mazzeca; Bruno Maschio; Aldo Federici; language difficulty.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 January 1953     15 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01667
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01668

Letter from Santospirito to -time (?) Service, 16 January 1953

Sabatino Di Battista; letter of introduction; carpenter; union member.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 January 1953     16 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01668
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01669

Letter from Santospirito to Melbourne & Metropolitan Tramways Board, 16 January 1953

Giuseppe Carboni; letter of introduction; unskilled.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 January 1953     16 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01669
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01670

Letter from Mary D Bedggood to Santospirito, 18 January 1953

Request for gardener Italian speaker.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 January 1953     18 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01670
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01671

Letter from Santospirito to Post Office, 19 January 1953

Romualdo Vignogna; letter of introduction; cousin Angelo Billa.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 January 1953     19 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01671
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01672

Letter from Santospirito to RAAF, 20 January 1953

Giuseppe Camillo; letter of introduction.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 January 1953     20 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01672
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01673

Letter from F.H. Baker to Santospirito, 20 January 1953

Request for Italian worker; Farm at Lismore; accommodation and meals; Italian workers in the district; Catholic family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 January 1953     20 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01673
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01674

Letter from Santospirito to Employment officer Seymour, 21 January 1953

Carlo Paoli; non receipt of unemployment allowance.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 January 1953     21 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01674
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01675

Letter from Santospirito to F.H. Baker, 27 January 1953

Italian worker; farm at Lismore; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 January 1953     27 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01675
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01676

Letter from Santospirito, 27 January 1953

Domenico Coluccio; certificate of unemployment.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 January 1953     27 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01676
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01677

Letter from Santospirito to Employment Office, 27 January 1953

Guido Raponi; unemployment allowance.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 January 1953     27 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01677
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01678

Letter from T.A.Sander to Aldo Luisetti, 20 December 1952

Grape picking; Renato Pizzinato.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 December 1952     20 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01678
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01679

Letter from T.A. Sander to Santospirito, 20 December 1952

Renato Pizzinato; Aldo Luisetto.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 December 1952     20 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01679
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01680

Letter from Santospirito to T.A. Sander, 27 January 1953

Workers available; Renato Pizzinato.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 January 1953     27 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01680
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01681

Letter from Santospirito to Arthur Calwell, 30 January 1953

Celia Spirt; application by Mrs De Marco; Mrs De Marco's mother; Guido Galmacci; Modotti; Luciano Riminaldi; Velia Virgona; Don Marino Di Benedetto; draft.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 January 1953     30 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01681
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01682

Letter from Santospirito to Arthur Calwell, 30 January 1953

Celia Spirt; application by Mrs De Marco; Mrs De Marco's mother; Guido Galmacci; Modotti; Luciano Riminaldi; Velia Virgona; Don Marino Di Benedetto.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 January 1953     30 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01682
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01683

Letter from Santospirito to T.A. Sander, 31 January 1953

Renato Pizzinato; Aldo Luisetto; use of Pizzinato's truck; Mr Bacci; Carlo Menon; Employment Office Barmers.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 31 January 1953     31 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01683
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01684

Letter from Santospirito to Explosives Factory, 3 February 1953

Guglielmino Orazio; explosives experience.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 February 1953     3 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01684
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01685

Letter from Santospirito to Standard Motor Co, 5 February (?) 1953

Giuseppe Fargetta; letter of introduction; fitter mechanic.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 February 1953     5 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01685
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01686

Letter from Santospirito to Charles Rouch, 7 February 1953

List of fifteen names; letter of introduction.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 February 1953     7 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01686
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01687

Letter from Santospirito to Ford Motor co, 7 February 1953

Nicola Barbera; letter of introduction; request for overtime.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 February 1953     7 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01687
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01688

Letter from Santospirito to B. Telfer, 8 February 1953

Antonio D'Anna; letter of introduction; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 February 1953     8 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01688
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01689

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Smith, 8 February 1953

Fernando Donnini; electrician; Franco Gaetani; letter of introduction; assisted migrants.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 February 1953     8 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01689
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01690

Letter from Santospirito to Rootes Ltd, 9 February 1953

Emilio Vigliotta; letter of introduction; automobile polisher.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 February 1953     9 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01690
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01691

Letter from Fr Wilfred Saenz to Superior, St Francis church, 9 February 1953

Carlos D'Andrea; letter of introduction; daughter bitten by snake; wish to come to Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 February 1953     9 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01691
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01692

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Brock Council Club Hotel Preston, 9 February 1953

Alessandrro Gargani; letter of introduction; Mr Finanzio; butcher.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 February 1953     9 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01692
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01693

Letter from Santospirito to Employment Officer, Collingwood, 16 February 1953

Mr Spallanzani; letter of introduction; Mr Marcuccio.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 February 1953     16 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01693
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01694

Letter from Santospirito to Standard Motor Co, 20 February 1953

Cosimo Di Paolo; Nando Cavasassi; letter of introduction; metal finishers; Giacomo Finanzio; welder and metal finisher.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 February 1953     20 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01694
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01695

Letter from Santospirito to Vernon Macey, 28 February 1953

Lorenzo Gallina; Domenico Bergamasco; Giovanni Faccioni; Antonio Andreatini; Vladimir Bujanovic; Alberto Faccioni; letter of introduction; grape picking; Cipriani; Miacchi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 February 1953     28 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01695
Box Number: 37.20
Series: SANTS037

SP-01696

Letter from Santospirito to Br Finan Assumption College, 3 March 1953

Andrea Zupo; letter of introduction.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 March 1953     3 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01696
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01697

Letter from Santospirito to H. Preuss General Motors, 5 March 1953

Salvatore Franco; letter of introduction; chauffeur mechanic; Lord Nelson; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 March 1953     5 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01697
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01698

Letter from Santospirito to J.C. Sander, 6 March 1953

Antonio Toscan; letter of introduction.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 March 1953     6 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01698
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01699

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Wickers, 10 March 1953

Antonino Trimarca; Antonio Facciola; letter of introduction.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 March 1953     10 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01699
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01700

Letter from Santospirito to J. Murphy, 10 March 1953

Felice Ciampi; letter of introduction; Dr Newing.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 March 1953     10 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01700
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01701

Letter from Santospirito to Standard Motor, 10 March 1953

Damiano Facciola; letter of introduction; welder.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 March 1953     10 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01701
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

SP-01702

Letter from Santospirito to Corpus Christi College, 11 March 1953

Giuseppe Mazzeo; letter of introduction; Mrs Cincotta; kitchen hand.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 March 1953     11 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01702
Box Number: 37.30
Series: SANTS037

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