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-00501

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, no date

Modotti's health; Modotti's trip to Holy Land.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00501
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00502

Letter from Fr Raffaele to Santospirito, 8 April 1963

Fr Pio's prayers for named persons; confession with Fr Pio; cost of bed for Casa Sollievo di Sofferenze.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 April 1963     8 April 1963
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00502
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00503

Letter from Modotti, Fr Bonifacio to Santospirito, 29 March 1969

Meeting with Modotti; Fr Carlo.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 March 1969     29 March 1969
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00503
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00504

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 28 August 1959

Modotti's health; Novitiate at New Camaldoli; Fr Borriero; The Advocate.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 August 1959     28 August 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00504
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00505

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 4 August 1967

Don Marino Di Benedetto; Gerard Santospirito; Lena Gobbi; Flavio -; Giuseppe Romanin's death; Anthony Santospirito; Fr Des O'Connor; second page missing.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 August 1967     4 August 1967
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00505
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00506

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 26 October 1951

Masses; Fr Pickering; Modotti's lectures on bible; Fresno Cathedral; Fr Smith; liturgy changes; Gerard Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 26 October 1951     26 October 1951
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00506
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00507

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 5 July 1960

Fr J. Heffy; Fr O'Callaghan; Masses for Antonio Santospirito; Mrs Amelia Dozzi; Santospirito's faults; Mother Gennarina; financial problems.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 July 1960     5 July 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00507
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00508

Letter from R.F. Beare to Modotti, 24 June 1945

Hawthorn Town Hall Ball; prisoners; Angelo della Famiglia; Risveglio.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 June 1945     24 June 1945
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00508
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00509

Letter from Arthur Calwell to Santospirito, 12 June 1947

Commander Morone; Magi's fiancee; Landing permit; Modotti's proposed return.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 12 June 1947     12 June 1947
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00509
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00510

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 15 February 1961

Trip to Italy; meeting with Modotti; Mother Philomena; Advocate; "Divine Love"; Dr Toal; Fr J. Heffey; Fr Wilfrid Thibodeau; Fr Beaulieu; Fr Bongiorno.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 February 1961     15 February 1961
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00510
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00511

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 7 February 1958

Postcard.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 February 1958     7 February 1958
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00511
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00512

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 6 February 1958

Postcard; trip to United States; Don Marino Di Benedetto.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 February 1958     6 February 1958
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00512
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00513

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 15 June 1959

Fr Borriero; Fr General; Novitiate at New Camaldoli; Proposed new foundations; Don Marino Di Benedetto; Fr Carlo; Fr Smith; Fr Tornese; Joe Santamaria.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 June 1959     15 June 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00513
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00514

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 30 January 1959

Santospirito's award; Santospirito's proposed trip to Italy; New foundation.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 January 1959     30 January 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00514
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00515

Remembrance Card; Modotti's profession as Cistercian; M. Raphael Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 May 1950     7 May 1950
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00515
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00516

Photo; Modotti with niece Lisetta, 1932.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 November 1952     1 November 1952
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00516
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00517

"The Register"; newspaper article; Modotti's lectures on the psalms; "Jesus in the Psalms and Liturgy"; Modotti's history.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 September 1966     29 September 1966
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00517
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00518

Letter from Modotti, no date

Circular Letter; New Camaldoli; land at Big Sur, California; appeal for funds; cottages for hermits.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00518
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00519

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 15 September 1960

Death of Dominic Modotti; Don Marino Di Benedetto; Santospirito's faults; Anthony Santospirito; Mrs Dozzi; Fr Wilfrid Thibodeau; Mother Gennarina; Fr Tornese; Don Teobaldo Modotti; Fr De Francesco.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 September 1960     15 September 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00519
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00520

Newspaper cutting; "The Corcoran Journal"; dedication of Our Lady of Guadalupe Grotto; Our Lady of Lourdes Church Corcoran; Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 November 1968     21 November 1968
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00520
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00521

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 21 July 1960

Masses for Antonio Santospirito; Mrs Dozzi; Masses for Concetta Cincotta; Ray Triado; Guido Galmacci; Arthur Calwell; Fr J. Heffey's proposed foundation.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 July 1960     21 July 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00521
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00522

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 17 November 1960

Masses for Mrs Dozzi; Dick Lamaro; Santospirito's proposed trip to Italy; Don Marino Di Benedetto's eye problem; Fr Cappello SJ; Arthur Calwell; Modotti's driving licence; Amelia Dozzi; Mother Gennarina; Pastorelle Sisters; Cabrini Sisters; Mother Candida jubilee; Mother Bernardina in Montreal.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 November 1960     17 November 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00522
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00523

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 25 June 1960

Antonio Santospirito's death; Mrs Dozzi; Modotti's health; Amelia Dozzi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 June 1960     25 June 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00523
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00524

Letter from James Gobbo to Santospirito, 31 August 1953

Modotti a recluse; Reason for Modotti not returning to Australia; new cell for Modotti; appeal for funds for cell; Modotti books; Dr Toal.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 31 August 1953     31 August 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00524
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00525

to Santospirito

envelope; Big Sur California; book.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 23 January 1959     23 January 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00525
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00526

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 28 November 1960

Dick Lamaro; Ferruccio Romanin ordination; Celso Romanin; Santospirito's profession: Eucharistic Confraternity; Our Lady of Guadalupe; Fr Thibodeau; Arthur Calwell; Archbishop Mannix; Mrs Dozzi.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 November 1960     28 November 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00526
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00527

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 21 March 1966

Modotti's health; convalescence at Verona; proposed work at seminary for Latin America in Verona; feasibility of trip to Australia.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 March 1966     21 March 1966
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00527
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00528

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 22 September 1964

Modotti's health; proposal to retire; Modotti's sisters; Joe -; Calwell family; Fr Pio; Paul Mahoney; "the Advocate";

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 September 1964     22 September 1964
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00528
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00529

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 17 June 1960

Dr F.M. Toal; Modotti's health; Invitation to work at the Catholic University, Puerto Rico; Protestants of Puerto Rico; Don Marino Di Benedetto; Masses for Mrs Dozzi; death of Antonio Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 June 1960     17 June 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00529
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00530

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 19 August 1960

Dominic Modotti's death; Masses for Antonio Santospirito; Puerto Rico; communism; Dr F. Toal; Masses for Mrs Dozzi; Catholics of Puerto Rico; weekly newspaper; Catholic University Radio; Modotti's book; Don Teobaldo Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 August 1960     19 August 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00530
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00531

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 12 December 1960

Certificates; Arthur Calwell; Fr Patrick Peyton Rosary Crusade; Cuba; religious situation in South America; communism.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 12 December 1960     12 December 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00531
Box Number: 15.20
Series: SANTS015

SP-00532

Photograph of Modotti, no date.

A digitised copy of this image can be found in the Italian Historical Society Photographic Database (Reference No P-04006)

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00532
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00533

Photograph of Modotti.

A digitised copy of this image can be found in the Italian Historical Society Photographic Database (Reference No P-04007)

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 June 1960     1 June 1960
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00533
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00534

Postcard; choir stalls at abbey of Citeaux, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00534
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00535

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 12 November 1946

Photograph; Modotti and niece Lisetta; first communion; Indian mission; Modotti leaving Italy; A digitised copy of this image can be found in the Italian Historical Society Photographic Database (Reference No P-04005)

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 12 November 1946     12 November 1946
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00535
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00536

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 27 September 1960

New Camaldoli foundation; pure contemplative eremitical life; foundation prosperous; Superiors' views; General of the Camaldolesi; Modotti's Dispute with General; bishop of Fresno; Secretary of the Congregation for Religious; Don Clemente replaces Modotti; Modotti's reasons for accepting the U.S. mission; Protestants of Puerto Rico; Mother Gennarina; Dominic Modotti; Guido Modotti; Divine Comedy slides; Eolian Slides.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 September 1960     27 September 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00536
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00537

Letter from Santospirito to Modotti, 23 June 1960

Don Clemente; Bishop of Fresno; Didpute with General; Dr Mannix; Bishop Fox; Masses for Concetta Cincotta; Masses for Mrs Dozzi; Ray Triado; Guido Galmacci; Dr F Toal.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 23 June 1960     23 June 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00537
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00538

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 22 November 1960

Modotti's Driving licence; Mrs Dozzi; Don Marino Di Benedetto; Dick Lamaro; envelope. Note: letter damaged: missing piece attached to envelope.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 November 1960     22 November 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00538
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00539

Letter from - to Santospirito, 18 June 1960

Envelope; Ancona.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 June 1960     18 June 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00539
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00540

Envelope; blank.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00540
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00541

Letter from Modotti to Father General, 15 September 1960

Dispute with General; Modotti's defence and views with attachments; To Be Translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 September 1960     15 September 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00541
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00542

Letter from Santospirito to Dick Lamaro, 28 November 1960

Proposal to join Camaldolesi; Modotti; Fr Claudio; pure contemplative life.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 November 1960     28 November 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00542
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00543

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 11 February 1959

Santospirito's proposed visit to New Camaldoli; Tizio Family; proposed second foundation on east coast.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 February 1959     11 February 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00543
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00544

Letter from - to Santospirito, 13 September 1954

Envelope.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 September 1954     13 September 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00544
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00545

Envelope; letters of James Gobbo and Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-00545
Box Number: 16.10
Series: SANTS016

SP-00546

Letter from Santospirito to Arthur Calwell, 14 March 1953

Mr Carlo Valmorbida; Mrs Elsa Valmorbida nee Sartori; Frank Agostino and Co; importation of oil and cheese; Vaccari family.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 March 1953     14 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00546
Box Number: 18.10
Series: SANTS018

SP-00547

Letter from F.A. Meere Comptroller General of Customs to Arthur Calwell, 25 March 1953

F. Agostino and Co; licence to import oil and cheese; restrictions on imports of cheese.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 March 1953     25 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00547
Box Number: 18.10
Series: SANTS018

SP-00548

Letter from A. Calwell to Santospirito, 17 March 1953

F. Agostino and Co; licence to import oil and cheese.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 March 1953     17 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00548
Box Number: 18.10
Series: SANTS018

SP-00549

Letter from A. Calwell to Santospirito, 17 March 1953

F. Agostino and Co; licence to import oil and cheese.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 March 1953     17 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00549
Box Number: 18.10
Series: SANTS018

SP-00550

Letter from F.A. Meere Comptroller General of Customs to A. Calwell, 25 March 1953

F. Agostino and Co; licence to import oil and cheese; restrictions on imports of cheese.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 March 1953     25 March 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-00550
Box Number: 18.10
Series: SANTS018

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