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-02469

Letter from Ido Bona to Santospirito, 1 September 1959

Account for painting and decorating; Antonian orphanage; donations; Joe Capicchiano; Frank Capicchiano; Rita Taranto; Nanci Ferlazzo.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 September 1959     1 September 1959
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02469
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02470

Draft article; Prince Henry Hospital; Archbishop's Committee for Italian Relief; Ball on Neptunia; Dr V. Bellini vice consul; Santospirito; Lena Cincotta; Maria Triaca.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 August 1954     17 August 1954
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02470
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02471

Letter from Italian Society Society Isole Eolie Assistance for Italians to Pope Pius X11, 29 April 1950

Appeal for return of Modotti; Modotti's work; work of Archbishop's Committee for Italian Relief; Giuseppe Briglia; Giuseppe Santamaria; Severino de Marco; Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 April 1950     29 April 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02471
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02472

Letter from Santospirito to Pope Pius X11, 15 August 1949

List of names of persons donating spiritual bouquet to pope; Modotti; Apostolic Delegate; list of committee associates; Mary Rodriquez; Lena Cincotta; Rina Fabris; Jean Virgona; Lena Virgona

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 August 1949     15 August 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02472
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02473

Letter from Santospirito to Pope Pius X11, 16 August 1949

List of names of persons donating spiritual bouquet; Modotti; Apostolic Delegate; list of committee associates; Mary Rodriquez; Lena Cincotta; Rina Fabris; Jean Virgona; Lena Virgona

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 August 1949     16 August 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02473
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02474

Letter from Santospirito to Pope Pius X11, 29 August 1949

List of names of persons donating spiritual bouquet; Modotti; list of names of committee associates; Mary Rodriquez; Lena Cincotta; Rina Fabris; Jean Virgona; Lena Virgona.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 August 1949     29 August 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02474
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02475

Letter from Paul Marella Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 19 September 1949

Relic not arrived.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 September 1949     19 September 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02475
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02476

Letter from Emanuele Clarisio Apostolic Delegation to Santospirito, 13 November 1949

Fr Anastasio; photos; films.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 November 1949     13 November 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02476
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02477

Letter from Emanuele Clarisio Apostolic Delegation to Santospirito, 24 December 1949

Santospirito's work.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 December 1949     24 December 1949
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02477
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02478

Letter from T.B. Montini Papal Secretary of State to Santospirito, 3 April 1950

Receipt of offering; missionary sisters of Sacred Heart.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 April 1950     3 April 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02478
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02479

Letter from T.B. Montini Papal Secretary of State to Santospirito, 26 May 1950

Receipt of spiritual bouquet; Archbishop Paul Marella.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 26 May 1950     26 May 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02479
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02480

Letter from Paul Marella to Santospirito, 19 July 1950

Reliquary.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 19 July 1950     19 July 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02480
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02481

Letter from Paul Marella Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 22 July 1950

Reliquary arrived; to be sent to Melbourne by hand.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 July 1950     22 July 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02481
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02482

Letter from Santospirito to Apostolic Delegate, 6 August 1950

Draft letter; decision of Italia Libera; program of assistance; Il Risveglio; request for ship chaplains for Italian migrants.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 August 1950     6 August 1950
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02482
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02483

Letter from (signature illegible) to Apostolic Delegate, 10 May 1953 (?)

Disappointment at failure to meet.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 May 1953     10 May 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02483
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02484

Brief extract from the apostolic constitution Exsul Famiglia; spiritual assistance for migrants; need for chaplains of same nationality as migrants.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 August 1952     7 August 1952
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02484
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02485

Letter from Emanuele Clarisio Apostolic Delegation to Santospirito, 14 April 1953

Letter from Italian legation by Silvio Daneo; request for help for Gianfranco D'Andrea to find work; no vacancies in legation.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 April 1953     14 April 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02485
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02486

Letter from Paolo Marella Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 11 May 1953

Receipt of congratulations.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 May 1953     11 May 1953
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02486
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02487

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Monsignor A. Fox, 4 January 1954

Welcome message from Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 January 1954     4 January 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02487
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02488

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 6 March 1954

Invitation to La Maestrina; wish to meet Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 March 1954     6 March 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02488
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02489

Letter from Mother Josephine to Santospirito, 4 September 1954

Number of rosaries said.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 September 1954     4 September 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02489
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02490

Letter from Santospirito, 4 September 1954

List of soft drinks delivered by Barrett Bros.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 4 September 1954     4 September 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02490
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02491

Letter from Santospirito to Pope Pius X11, 8 December 1954

Spiritual bouquet; Fr V. De Francesco; Fr Modotti; Daniel Mannix.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 December 1954     8 December 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02491
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02492

Friends of Whitefriars; raffle results.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 5 December 1954     5 December 1954
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02492
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02493

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 17 December 1954

Spiritual bouquet for Pope.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 17 December 1954     17 December 1954
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02493
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02494

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 15 April 1955

Receipt of Easter greetings.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 April 1955     15 April 1955
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02494
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02495

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 26 November 1955

Papal blessing for Gerard Santospirito and Alison Lumb on their wedding; Fr Golden.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 26 November 1955     26 November 1955
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02495
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02496

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 27 December 1957

Christmas greetings.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 December 1957     27 December 1957
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02496
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02497

Letter from Romolo Carboni Apostolic Delegate to Santospirito, 29 December 1958

Christmas greetings.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 29 December 1958     29 December 1958
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02497
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02498

Rough lists of names of volunteers for spiritual bouquet for pope; eight pages, no date.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02498
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02499

Lists of names of volunteers for spiritual bouquet for pope; seven pages, no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02499
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02500

Letter from Santospirito to Archbishop Simonds, 2 March 1961

Current address; letter to be sent to Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 2 March 1961     2 March 1961
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02500
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02501

Letter from Papal Secretary of state, no date

Coronation of pope; receipt of promise of prayers.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02501
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

SP-02502

Letter from Santospirito, 2 July 1952

Gratitude for appreciation of Santospirito's work; request for audience with pope for Maria Santospirito and David Triaca; honeymoon in Italy.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 2 July 1952     2 July 1952
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02502
Box Number: 45.10
Series: SANTS045

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