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-02857

Letter from Maria Colavitto to Santospirito, 5 February 1953

Thanks to Santospirito for letter to Colavitto’s son.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 February 1953     5 February 1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02857
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02858

Letter from Gina Riminaldi Ponelli to Santospirito, no date

Thanks to Santospirito for Riminaldi’s son Luciano.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1951     1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02858
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02859

Letter from Gina Riminaldi and Luciano Riminaldi to Santospirito, (?) December 1953

Christmas greetings; thanks for Santospirito’s interest in Luciano Riminaldi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: December 1953     December 1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02859
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02860

Letter from Immacolata Scruci to Santospirito, no date

Thanks for money sent by Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1951     1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02860
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02861

Letter from Caterina Trimboli to Santospirito, no date

Concettina Grasso; picture of Our Lady of Mt Carmel; Mr Santamaria; church of S. Gaetano.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1947     1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02861
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02862

Notes; file headings, no date

Notes; file headings.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1947     1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02862
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

SP-02863

La Fonte newspaper, 25 December 1953

Special Christmas edition.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 December 1953     25 December 1953
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02863
Box Number: 50.20
Series: SANTS050

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