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-02563

Letter from Santospirito, 30 June 1965

Tax deductions; donations to named charitable institutions; Antonian orphanage; payment to plumber.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 June 1965     30 June 1965
Quantity: 1 letter
Inventory Identifier: SP-02563
Box Number: 47.10
Series: SANTS047

SP-02564

Poems; "Margie"; "Mexicali Rose"; "Mexican Rose"; love songs, no date.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02564
Box Number: 47.10
Series: SANTS047

SP-02565

Poem; "What is Life?"., no date

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02565
Box Number: 47.10
Series: SANTS047

SP-02566

Antonio Santospirito; death; Requiem Mass; named concelebrants; panegyric; Fr T Borriero; Fr Boniface; Antonio Santospirito's history.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 November 1959     30 November 1959
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02566
Box Number: 47.10
Series: SANTS047

SP-02567

Santospirito; Portrait; "The Woman, the Philanthropist and the Religious", no date.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1970
Quantity: 1
Inventory Identifier: SP-02567
Box Number: 47.10
Series: SANTS047

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