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Merton's Correspondence with:

Tony Boyd

Boyd, Tony, b. circa 1954  printer

 
 

Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1967
Volume: 2 item(s); 2 pg(s)

Scope and Content

A grade schooler asks Merton for information about Kentucky music and facts.

Biography

Tony Boyd was a seventh-grader writing from Ashland, Kentucky.

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Related Information and Links

See also published letters from Merton to Boyd in The Road to Joy, pp. 346-347.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPubNotes
1. 1967/03/20 TL[c] from Merton You are the first person who ever picked me out as an authority on music. I cannot even play a Merton says he can play the bongo drums and likes country music and Johnny Cash / contributes some facts and history about the monastery for Boyd's report on Kentucky «detailed view»
2. 1967/03/no? HLS to Merton I'm interested in Ky. History and in the 7th grade we are keeping a scrapbook of Kentucky facts. asks Merton to "send all the information about Kentucky music and Ky. facts that you can" «detailed view»

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