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-02685

Letter from Joseph Martino to Santospirito, 3 August 1945

Telegram; awaiting arrival of wife Marie Leoncelli.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 August 1945     3 August 1945
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02685
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02686

Letter from Myer Emporium to Santospirito, 11 February 1946

Advice of credit balance.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 February 1946     11 February 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02686
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02687

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 1 April 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1 April 1946     1 April 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02687
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02688

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 18 June 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 June 1946     18 June 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02688
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02689

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 14 October 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 October 1946     14 October 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02689
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02690

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 11 November 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 11 November 1946     11 November 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02690
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02691

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1946     1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02691
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02692

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 3 December 1946

Decision of Fr Modotti’s superiors; his feelings; his new mission; Buenos Aires; Guido Modotti’s proposal for a petition for Fr Modotti’s return with the help of Santospirito, Calwell and bishops; Guido Modotti’s business; political situation; parcel of tobacco; gratitude to Santospirito.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 December 1946     3 December 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02692
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02693

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 13 December 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 December 1946     13 December 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02693
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02694

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 20 December 1946

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 December 1946     20 December 1946
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02694
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02695

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 24 January 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 24 January 1947     24 January 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02695
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02696

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 15 February 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 February 1947     15 February 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02696
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02697

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 25 February 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 25 February 1947     25 February 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02697
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02698

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 18 March 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 March 1947     18 March 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02698
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02699

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 10 April 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 April 1947     10 April 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02699
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02700

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02700
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02701

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 18 May 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 May 1947     18 May 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02701
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02702

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02702
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02703

Letter from Lisetta Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02703
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02704

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 16 July 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 July 1947     16 July 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02704
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02705

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 10 August 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 August 1947     10 August 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02705
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02706

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 28 September 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 September 1947     28 September 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02706
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02707

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 26 October 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 26 October 1947     26 October 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02707
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02708

Letter from P. Bruzzo to Santospirito, 14 November 1947

Guido Modotti's proposal; attachment to be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 November 1947     14 November 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02708
Box Number: 48.10
Series: SANTS048

SP-02709

Letter from Presidents of Italian Societies to Holy Father, no date

Draft petition to Pope for return of Modotti or his replacement.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02709
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02710

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 8 December 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 8 December 1947     8 December 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02710
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02711

Letter from Natalia Modotti and Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi to Santospirito, no date

To be translated.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02711
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02712

Letter from Santospirito to Guido Modotti, 14 February 1948

Reasons for not writing sooner; possibility of handing over her work to Modotti on his return; arrival of Cabrini sisters; Second page missing.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 February 1948     14 February 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02712
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02713

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 22 February 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 February 1948     22 February 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02713
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02714

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 10 March 1948

To be translated Second page missing.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 10 March 1948     10 March 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02714
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02715

Letter from Guido Modotti and Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 30 March 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 30 March 1948     30 March 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02715
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02716

Letter from Natalia Modotti and Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi to Santospirito, 14 April 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 14 April 1948     14 April 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02716
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02717

Letter from (name illegible) to Santospirito, no date

Problem of taking money to Italy

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02717
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02718

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 21 April 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 21 April 1948     21 April 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02718
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02719

Letter from Guido Modotti and Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 18 May 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 18 May 1948     18 May 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02719
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02720

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 16 July 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 16 July 1948     16 July 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02720
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02721

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02721
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02722

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 26 May 1947

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 26 May 1947     26 May 1947
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02722
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02723

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 12 November 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 12 November 1948     12 November 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02723
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02724

Letter from Guido Modotti and Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi to Santospirito, 6 December 1948

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 December 1948     6 December 1948
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02724
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02725

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 7 February 1949

Receipt of money on loan

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 7 February 1949     7 February 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02725
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02726

Letter from Natalia Modotti, Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi and Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 27 April 1949

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 27 April 1949     27 April 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02726
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02727

Letter from Natalia Modotti and Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 13 December 1949

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 13 December 1949     13 December 1949
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02727
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02728

Letter from Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi to Santospirito, 6 October 1951

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 6 October 1951     6 October 1951
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02728
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02729

Letter from Lisetta Modotti Picciocchi and Piero Picciocchi, 15 January 1952

Birth of their son Carlo Picciocchi

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 15 January 1952     15 January 1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02729
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02730

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 20 May 1952

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 20 May 1952     20 May 1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02730
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02731

Letter from Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, no date

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 1945     1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02731
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02732

Letter from Guido Modotti to Santospirito, 28 May 1952

Entry permit for brother-in-law Natale D'Andrea

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 28 May 1952     28 May 1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02732
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02733

Letter from Mr J Darcy, Acting Collector of Customs to Santospirito, 22 July 1952

Approval for Santospirito to assist in the clearance of Italian migrants arriving at Melbourne.

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 22 July 1952     22 July 1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02733
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

SP-02734

Letter from Guido Modotti and Natalia Modotti to Santospirito, 3 August 1952

To be translated

Creator: Lena Santospirito
Date Range: 3 August 1952     3 August 1952
Quantity:
Inventory Identifier: SP-02734
Box Number: 48.20
Series: SANTS048

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