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-02074

Letter from Mr and Mrs Charles S Millet to Mrs Santospirito, 18 October 1950

RSVP to invitation to function for Luca Dainelli.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 October 1950     18 October 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02074
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02075

Letter from Mrs Santospirito to Dr Dainelli, 5 December 1950

Misunderstanding; apology.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 December 1950     5 December 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02075
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02076

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mr A Santospirito, 17 January 1951

Telegram, best wishes.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 January 1951     17 January 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02076
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02077

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 29 April 1951

Open letter thanking the Italian Community for helping the Red Cross published in La Fiamma; some changes made by newspaper; his original letter enclosed.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 April 1951     29 April 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02077
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02078

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 15 May 1951

Visit to West Australian Italian Community; Mrs Zina Bentrovato; refugee; daughter 18 years old; son 16 years old; employed as maid at Coorow Hotel, WA; photographer by profession; son worked as mechanic; request for assistance finding work in Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 May 1951     15 May 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02078
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02079

Letter from Italian Consul to Mrs Santospirito, no date

Invitation to meet Maestro Galliera after Concert on 19 May 1951

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02079
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02080

Letter from Italian Consulate to Mrs Santospirito, 28 June 1951

to be translated;

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 June 1951     28 June 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02080
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02081

Letter from E Lombardi, Italian Consulate to Mrs Santospirito, 25 June 1951

Antonio Cavallo; Luigi Cavazzoni; Alberto Mainardis; to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 June 1951     25 June 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02081
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02082

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 18 September 1951

to be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 September 1951     18 September 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02082
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02083

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 2 November 1951

Letter of introduction; Alfio and Gaetano Serravalle; looking for work.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 2 November 1951     2 November 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02083
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02084

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 23 November 1951

to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 23 November 1951     23 November 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02084
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02085

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 30 November 1951

to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 November 1951     30 November 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02085
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02086

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 12 December 1951

Letter enclosing press release; appeal by PM Mr Menzies for Australians to support Australian Red Cross Society; floods in Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 12 December 1951     12 December 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02086
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02087

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, 20 December 1951

Letter enclosing text of 2 radio broadcasts by Dainelli re floods in Northern Italy; 3UZ; 3AW.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 December 1951     20 December 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02087
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02088

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, no date

Broadcast by Dainelli on 3UZ.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02088
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02089

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, no date

'Alla Communita Italiana di Melbourne'; to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02089
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02090

Letter from Dr Dainelli to Mrs Santospirito, no date

Address of the Italian Consul of Melbourne to the Italian Community of Victoria; to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02090
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02091

Letter from Carlo Pezzoni, Italian Consulate to Mrs Santospirito, 27 December 1951

Procedure to recruit Italians for assisted migration agreement; must lodge request at Ufficio Provinciale del Lavoro, situated in main city of their Province, giving personal particulars and detailing their trade; lists of names sent from Office to Australian Legation for selection; medical examinations.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 December 1951     27 December 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02091
Box Number: 41.10
Series: SANTS041

SP-02092

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 18 January 1952

List of named persons sponsored by Santospirito; Rocco Camera; Nicola Vito D'Amore; Nicola Ficarella; Renzo Manganelli; Roberto Bocuzzi; Vincenzo Calabrese; Giuseppe Castellari; Letterio Fidomanzo; Ferruccio Piludu; Luigi Sutti; Egidio Rizzi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 January 1952     18 January 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02092
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02093

Letter from Dainelli to Fr Carlo, 7 March 1952

Help for flood victims in Italy; Red Cross;.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 March 1952     7 March 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02093
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02094

Letter from E. Lombard Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 8 March 1952

Cheque for donations; Red Cross Ball; Lloyd Triestino; Flotta Lauro; C. Pellegrino; F. Dimattina.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 March 1952     8 March 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02094
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02095

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 6 May 1952

Maria Camuglia; request for work.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 May 1952     6 May 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02095
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02096

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 23 May 1952

Amadeo Fatturi; seaman request for help.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 23 May 1952     23 May 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02096
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02097

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 15 July 1952

Appeal for assisted Migrants; list of seventy-nine named migrants and qualifications; Maribyrnong Hostel; requests for work; unemployment; Bonegilla; young men unemployed; Archbishop Mannix; collection of woollen clothes; Committee for assisted migrants; president Lina Cincotta; office at 312 Elizabeth Street Melbourne; fund for asssistance of migrants; offers of work; list of names of first donors;.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 July 1952     15 July 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02097
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02098

Letter from Federico Golvan Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 7 August 1952

To Be Translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 August 1952     7 August 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02098
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02099

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 11 August 1952

Immigration Department Secretary; Nicolina Benvenuti; application for visa; cost of cable.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 August 1952     11 August 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02099
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02100

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 8 September 1952

Andrea Colantoni; unemployed; decision to return to Italy; payment of debts; food and accommodation.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 September 1952     8 September 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02100
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02101

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 15 September 1952

Nicolina Benvenuti; payment of cost of cable..

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 September 1952     15 September 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02101
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02102

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 16 September 1952

Adamo Valente; Mario Presutti; request for assistance.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 September 1952     16 September 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02102
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02103

Letter from Santospirito, 22 September 1952

Alfredo Nardone; certificate of unemployment and destitution.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 September 1952     22 September 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02103
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02104

Letter from Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 11 November 1952

D'Ambrosi; repatriation forms.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 November 1952     11 November 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02104
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02105

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 25 December 1952

Christmas greetings.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 December 1952     25 December 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02105
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02106

Letter from Santospirito to Mr Bellini Italian Consulate, 5 January 1953

Salvatore Franco; recovery of money from Consulate; food and accommodation for Aldo Federici.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 January 1953     5 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02106
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02107

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 15 January 1953

Alfredo Salera; watch repairer; guarantor for loan to buy instruments.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 January 1953     15 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02107
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02108

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 15 January 1953

Bianconi; Campagnaro; Piero; accomodation; Giuliana Del Pelo Pardi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 January 1953     15 January 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02108
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02109

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 2 February 1953

J.W.P. Smith; property for sale; house and land; West Healesville.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 2 February 1953     2 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02109
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02110

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 24 February 1953

Invitation to concert; Red Cross.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 February 1953     24 February 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02110
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02111

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 6 March 1953

G.B. Edwards; vacancy for apprentice stone mason; shortage of skilled workers.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 March 1953     6 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02111
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02112

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 10 March 1953

Francesco Dieni; hair dresser; money to buy instruments.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 March 1953     10 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02112
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02113

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 24 March 1953

Dr H.D. Steward; vacancy for Italian domestic; D.G. Craig; vacancy for married couple on property at Deniliquin.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 March 1953     24 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02113
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02114

Letter from Santospirito to Dr Vincenzo Bellini Italian Consulate, 22 May 1953

Antonio Mostacci; repatriation; Dr Pagliaro; medical certificate; unemployable; operation in Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 May 1953     22 May 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02114
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02115

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 24 June 1953

P.H. Philippe; offer.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 June 1953     24 June 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02115
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02116

Letter from Vincenzo Bellini Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 3 July 1953

Beniamino Miano; insurance agent; need for Italian contacts.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 July 1953     3 July 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02116
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02117

Letter from V. Bellini Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 6 July 1953

Shetland Mills; vacancies for women machinists.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 July 1953     6 July 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02117
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02118

Letter from V. Bellini Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 21 July 1953

Duilio Mauro; loan to buy tools.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 July 1953     21 July 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02118
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02119

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 11 August 1953

J.T. Lennon; appeal for funds for X-Ray table for Prince Henry's Hospital.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 August 1953     11 August 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02119
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02120

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 11 September 1953

M. Freedman; scarf manufacturer; vacancies for young women.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 September 1953     11 September 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02120
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02121

Letter from Luigi Borzi to Santospirito, 19 September 1953

To Be Translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 September 1953     19 September 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02121
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02122

Letter from Dainelli to Santospirito, 8 October 1953

Giuseppe Camillo; work for Maria Nina Failla.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 October 1953     8 October 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02122
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

SP-02123

Letter from V. Bellini Italian Consulate to Santospirito, 15 October 1953

D. Donlevy; seeking accmoodation with Italian family; learning Italian; British migrant.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 October 1953     15 October 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02123
Box Number: 41.20
Series: SANTS041

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