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Merton's Correspondence with:

Sr. M. Nivard; Sr. Nivard; Nivard, Sr.

Nivard, M., Sr., R.S.M.  printer

 
 

Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1968
Volume: 2 item(s); 3 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Biography

Sr. M. Nivard was a Religious Sister of Mercy from Villa Maria Convent in Christchurch, New Zealand. She sent a clipping about the Wahine disaster, a ferry that sank between two of New Zealand's islands, and which killed Merton's Aunt "Kit", Agnes Gertrude Stonehewer Merton.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Sr. Nivard in The Road to Joy, p. 85.

Series List

This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPubNotes
1. 1968/04/22 HLS to Merton Reading through the newspaper recently I noticed in the Obituary notices the name of Miss Agnes «detailed view»
2. 1968/04/28 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your letter of sympathy and above all for sending the Dominion Times supplement about «detailed view»

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