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-02781

From People's Eucharistic League to Santospirito, 19 November 1947

Santospirito enrolled as a member at St Francis Church Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 November 1947     19 November 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02781
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02782

Program, St Vincent's Hospital Appeal, November 1948

Program; St Vincent’s Hospital appeal; Oaks Night; maternity ward extension.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: November 1948     November 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02782
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02783

Program, St Patrick's Night, 17 March 1949

Program; St Patrick’s night; Archbishop Mannix present; concert; the unrecovered heart of Ireland.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 March 1949     17 March 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02783
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02784

Documents of Maria Concetta Grasso, 19 April 1949

Municipal di Leni; Maria Concetta Grasso; certificate of birth; certificate of identification.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 April 1949     19 April 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02784
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02785

From Christian Brothers School, St George's Carlton to Santospirito, 5 December 1949

Thanks for donations; L.C. Ick; Mrs Nalty.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 December 1949     5 December 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02785
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02786

Inventory, no date

Inventory of crockery

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02786
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02787

List of raffle books, no date

List of raffle books for separate prizes; tickets sold; dinner set; mantel clock; statue; bicycle; electric iron; twin beds; Elide Triaca; Mrs Martino

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02787
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02788

List of priests and lay people by Santospirito, no date

List of priests and lay people; Verona Cpadona; Advance Australia Fair.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1939     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02788
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02789

Suggested list of altar linen, no date

Suggested list of altar linen

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02789
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02790

Convention on economic treatment of equipment captured from the enemy in wartime, no date

Convention on economic treatment of equipment captured from the enemy in wartime.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02790
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02791

Dates of dances at St George's and Cathedral Halls, no date

Dates of dances at St George’s and Cathedral Halls.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02791
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02792

Draft program of songs and dances, no date

Draft program of songs and dances; Ross Cox.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02792
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02793

Pontifical Aid Commission, no date

Pontifical Aid Commission; list of aid of various types given to various named causes.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02793
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02794

Leaflet, Australian Relief for Italy, no date

Leaflet; situation in Italy; appeal for food clothes and medical items; fund approved; treasurer: F.O. Barnett; Luigi Stellato; Fruit Store No 20 Victoria Market.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1943     1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02794
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02795

From City of Melbourne re hire of Town Hall, no date

Charges and Conditions of Hire for Town Hall, banqueting Hall, Upper Hall, organ.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02795
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02796

Re Casa d'Italia, no date

Casa d’ Italia; Italy House; draft list of accommodation requirements; reasons for construction; appeal for donations to building fund; consul: E. Arrighi; fund organisation; director: Fr Carlo; President: Santospiriito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02796
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02797

Note re concert, no date

Note; Giannaccini; concert propaganda; Santospirito advises concert an outside affair.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02797
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02798

Leaflet, Comitato pro dannegiati di guerra in italia, no date

Leaflet; Situation in Italy; appeal for donations; launched on 12 September 1943; Dr Mannix; Calwell; Pope; Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1943     1945
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02798
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02799

Leaflet by Modotti, Fondo pro dannegiati di guerra in italia, no date

Leaflet; Fondo pro Dannegiati di Guerra in Italia; launched on 12 September 1943; Dr Mannix; Gualtiero Vaccari; Vaccari’s offer; Pope; list of named donors; amount received; telegram of thanks from Pope.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1943     1945
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02799
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02800

Leaflet, Italia Libera, no date

Leaflet; new cabinet of Italia Libera; President: Dr Schiassi; list of named ministers in charge of six zones of Italy; poem: Eviva lo Stivale: long live the boot.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1943     1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02800
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02801

Card, images of Stalin and Garibaldi, no date

Card; double image: Giuseppe Garibaldi and Joseph Stalin.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02801
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02802

Card, Manresa Social Club, no date

Card; Manresa Social Club; fees and conditions of membership.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02802
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02803

Postage regulations for occupied territories in Italy, no date

Postage regulations for occupied territories in Sicily, Sardinia and Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1943     1945
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02803
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02804

Currency restrictions for occupied territories in Italy and Africa, 9 June 1944

Currency restrictions for occupied territories inSicily, Sardinia, Italy and Africa.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 June 1944     9 June 1944
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02804
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02805

Points for speech, Italian Consul General, no date

Points for speech; siituation in Italy and Europe; Africa; appeal for assistance of Italian migrants to Australia.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02805
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02806

Notice, Feast of St Bartholomew, no date

Notice: Feast of St Bartholomew Apostle; St George’s Carlton; appeal to attend; L'Angelo della Famiglia.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1937     1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02806
Box Number: 49.30
Series: SANTS049

SP-02807

Letter from Gordoni Giordanenzo to Santospirito, 15 February 1947?

Thanks from Giordanenzo and wife.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 February 1947     15 February 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02807
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02808

Newsclipping from The Age, 28 June 1949

Age newspaper; photo; luncheon for Calwell; gift of Encyclopedia Brittanica; Lord Mayor Coucillor Disney; Lt General S.V. Savige; Terry Dear of 3AW.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 June 1949     28 June 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02808
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02809

Letter from Italo Forenza to Santospirito, 28 June 1950

Santospirito’s name in article on Australia; physical education teacher; family situation; army captain; desire for work; envelope addressed to Santospirito Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 June 1950     28 June 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02809
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02810

Letter from Giuliana Nevola and Enrico Cocevar to Santospirito, 29 June 1950

Addressed to Santospirito, Madre Mamma degli Italiani Melbourne; read about Santospirito in newspaper; family situation; prisoners; poverty and sickness; appeal for clothes;

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 June 1950     29 June 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02810
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02811

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, 30 June 1950

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, Mamma degli Italiani Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 June 1950     30 June 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02811
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02812

Letter from Gino Porto to Santospirito, 30 June 1950

Read about Santospirito in newspaper; seeking advice before decision to migrate; accountant; family situation; possibility of work in Australia.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 June 1950     30 June 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02812
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02813

Letter from Adino Cassioli to Santospirito, 1 July 1950

Article in Il Messagero newspaper on 28 Jun 1950; Santospirito called Madre Mamma degli Italiani; desire to emigrate; son; Calwell; Holt; family; qualifications; situation in Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 July 1950     1 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02813
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02814

Letter from Celeste Piccone to Santospirito, 2 July 1950

Addressed to Santospirito Mamma degli Italiani Melbourne; article on Santospirito in Il Secolo 29 newspaper Genoa; offers of work; emigration.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 2 July 1950     2 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02814
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02815

Letter from Mariateresa Fonte to Santospirito, 3 July 1950

Two letters; Correspondence in Il Secolo 29 about Santospirito; Calwell to Gino De Sanctis; doctor of laws wishing to emigrate; employed by Credito Italiano; first envelope addressed to Santospirito, Chamber House Melbourne; second envelope addressed to Monsignor Moenix, Archbishop of Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 July 1950     3 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02815
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02816

Letter from Ligio Da Pozzo to Santospirito, 3 July 1950

Recent article in Il Messagero, Rome newspaper by Gino Gino De Sanctis; new Australian immigration policy; Santospirito Mamma degli Italiani; request for sponsorship for admission to Australia; qualifications; envelope addressed to Gentilissima Signora Santagostino Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 July 1950     3 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02816
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02817

Letter from Mario Zumin to Santospirito, 4 July 1950

Interview on emigration to Australia; read of Santospirito’s name and title of Mamma; need to emigrate to work; need for sponsorship to emigrate to Australia; qulaifications; lawyer; oil refinery; work history; desire for work.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 July 1950     4 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02817
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02818

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, 13 July 1950

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, Mamma degli Italiani Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 July 1950     13 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02818
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02819

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, no date

Envelope addressed to Santospirito Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1950     1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02819
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02820

Letter from Maria Liliana Pandolfi to Santospirito, 4 July 1950

Addressed to Mamma degli Italiani; qualifications; unemployed; dreams destroyed; possibility of work in Australia for Pandolfi and fiance;.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 July 1950     4 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02820
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02821

Letter from Pietro Rella to Santospirito, 5 July 1950

Ex prisoner of war; read article on Santospirito in Messagero, Rome, 4 Jul 1950, Mamma degli Italiani; qualifications; request for work and sponsorship for admission to Australia.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 July 1950     5 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02821
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02822

Letter from Mily Guerrini Mazzetti to Santospirito, 11 July 1950

Read newspaper report on Santospirito: Mamma degli Italiani; need for information; husband a doctor , radiologist; whether degree recognised in Australia; possibility of work for husband in Australia in his profession; envelope addressed to Santospirito, Italian Association Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 July 1950     11 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02822
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02823

Letter from Glauco Cimadori to Santospirito, 13 July 1950

Read letter from Melbourne in newspaper Il Giornale di Trieste; journalist seeking interview with government agent; telephone to Santospirito: Mamma degli Italiani; offers of work advertised; Cimadori’s qualifications and work history; need for sponsorship to migrate to Australia; financial circumstances; wish to emigrate to Australia; request for addresses of business firms of various kinds; envelope addressed to Santospirito, Italian Embassy Canberra.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 July 1950     13 July 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02823
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02824

Letter from Santospirito to Mily Guerrini Mazzetti, 30 August 1950

Foreign degrees and diplomas not recognised in Australia; medical qualifications; hospital services in Australia; Australian climates.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 August 1950     30 August 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02824
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02825

Letter from Santospirito to Italo Forenza, 30 August 1950

Lack of opportunity for professionals in Australia; description of Australia by Gino De Sanctis in Il Messagero and other Italian dailies superficial and inaccurate; opportunities for farmers; many Italian professionals return to Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 August 1950     30 August 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02825
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02826

Letter from Anita Pagliaro Frasson to Santospirito, 23 October 1950

Article by Gino De Sanctis in Il Messagiero; wish for sponsor for emigration to Australia; qualifications; school for child; photographs enclosed; immigration form; landing permit; accommodation in Australia; personal particulars.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 23 October 1950     23 October 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02826
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02827

Letter from G B Portorino to Santospirito, 9 November 1950

Mamma degli Italiani; request for sponsorship by a business for emigration to Australia; qualifications; family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 November 1950     9 November 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02827
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02828

Envelope addressed to Santospirito, 25 November 1950

Envelope addressed to Santospirito Mamma degli Italiani Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 November 1950     25 November 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02828
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02829

Letter from Saverio Brancatella to Santospirito, 15 December 1950

Letter addressed Reverendissima Madre Santospirito; meeting with Santospirito on 9 October 1950; wishing Santospirito a good mission to the Italian community; family situation on his return to Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 December 1950     15 December 1950
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02829
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

SP-02830

Envelope from Luciano Vidoni to Santospirito, 24 July 1951

Envelope

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 July 1951     24 July 1951
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02830
Box Number: 50.10
Series: SANTS050

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