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Merton's Correspondence with:

Margaret Wasserman; Peg Wasserman, Peg

Wasserman, Margaret (Peg)  printer

 
 

Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1962
Volume: 1 item(s); 1 pg(s)

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Biography

Margaret (Peg) Wasserman was married to Edmund Wasserman (Senior). They were the parents of Merton's friends, Sr. Anita (Ann) and Edmund (Junior, whom Merton called "Cappy" or "Cap"). Edmund (Junior) was at Gethsemani Abbey with Merton for many years before leaving in 1963 and was known there as Fr. John of the Cross.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Wasserman in Witness to Freedom, p. 189.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPubNotes
1. 1962/09/04 HLS[x] from Merton It took a little time for the news of Ed's death to get to me as I am in the hospital for a check-up [transferred from Sub-Section H.7, Hart Working Files, Accession 2 - with handwritten note in pen by Sr. Anita Wasserman to Patrick Hart regarding letter] «detailed view»

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