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Merton's Correspondence with:

Richard M. Loomis; Richard Loomis; Dick Loomis; Loomis, Dick

Loomis, Richard M.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1958
Volume: 1 item(s); 2 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Richard M. (Dick) Loomis was a former monk of Gethsemani who went by the religious name of "Cuthbert". He narrated "Laudate Dominum", an album of Gregorian Chant for which Merton provided the program notes.

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See also one published letter from Merton to Loomis in The Road to Joy, p. 317-318.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
 y/m/dMerton Scan ✉ 
1. 1958/01/04 TLS[x] from Merton It was good to hear from you again. I didn't know you were teaching in Wilkes Barre. «detailed view»

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