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-01100

Lunette case for Pastorelle sisters;- Account from Pelligrini & Co.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 August 1957     17 August 1957
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01100
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01101

Letter from Lena - to Santospirito, 29 September 1960

Mr. Scott; refrigerator.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 September 1960     29 September 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01101
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01102

Letter from Santospirito to Mr. Costanzo, no date

Cheque for Flood Victims; List of Donors.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01102
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01103

Concert program; Reception to New Australians by Catholic Community.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 July 1950     13 July 1950
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01103
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01104

Letter from Santospirito to Mr. Dwyer, 4 April 1960

Fr. T. Borriero; Letizia Morganti: Landing permit; Vincenzo Morganti; Sergio Morganti; Modotti; Californian Hermitage; Ray Triado; Modotti's health; Guido Galmacci; Arthur Calwell.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 April 1960     4 April 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01104
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01105

Notes on Sergio, Letizia and Vincenzo Morganti ; Francesco and Giuseppe Varallo, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01105
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01106

Bartolina Virgona: Article on her death, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01106
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01107

Concert program; Recognition of Modotti.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 December 1945     9 December 1945
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01107
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01108

Letter from Modotti to Santospirito, 1 July 1946

Postcard from Rome; Dr. SImmigrationonds; brother Guido.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 July 1946     1 July 1946
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01108
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01109

Photo: Cell of the Holy Spirit; Camaldoli; Photo: Modotti outside cell, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01109
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01110

Article: Santospirito Family: Ricordi del Santuario di S. Antonio, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01110
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01111

Letter from S. Vaccari to Calwell, 9 January 1945

Secretaryond Victory Loan; Contributions of Italian and other Foreign Communities.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 9 January 1945     9 January 1945
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01111
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01112

Letter from William (Waryn?) to Santospirito, 27 December 1960

Dinner list; Santospirito's proposed trip to Italy; P. Pio.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 December 1960     27 December 1960
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01112
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01113

Portiuncula Indulgence.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 October 1960     24 October 1960
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01113
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01114

Letter from Santospirito to Eccellenze, 22 June 1952

Difficulties in Immigration Office; article on Australia; Tanino Santamaria; Arrival of Gaetano Lisina; Marriage of daughter Maria and David Triaca; Dr. Pagliaro.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 June 1952     22 June 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-01114
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

SP-01115

"The scribble": Magazine of St Joseph's and St. Thomas; South Yarra.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 October 1960     1 October 1960
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-01115
Box Number: 25.10
Series: SANTS025

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