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Merton's Correspondence with:

Valerie Delacorte

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1962
Volume: 4 item(s); 5 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Biography

Valerie Delacorte was writing from New York.

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Related Information and Links

See also: Cold War Letters #74, published in Witness to Freedom, pp. 52-53.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPubNotes
1. 1962/05/22 (#01) TLS[x] from Merton Your letter was wonderful. Itis [sic] a pity I have so little time to write decent letters promptly [Cold War Letters #74] Vietnam War / feminism - women's role in the world / crisis of falsity in the world - women often the target of negative effects of commercialism «detailed view»
2. 1962/05/22 (#02) transcript from Merton Your letter was wonderful. It is a pity I have so little time to write decent letters promptly, [Cold War Letters #74 - copy from bound, mimeographed set] Vietnam War / feminism - women's role in the world / crisis of falsity in the world - women often the target of negative effects of commercialism «detailed view»
3. 1962/05/31 HLS to Merton Your letter made us very happy and we are beginning to plan a visit to Rome. -- Would you really «detailed view»
4. 1962/10/18? HPCS to Merton I never thought Lourdes will [sic] touch me that deeply - I come here to fulfill a vow - and leave [verso: color photo of the basilica at Lourdes] «detailed view»

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