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Merton's Correspondence with:

Theodore Lum; Lum, Edmund, Br.

Lum, Theodore, (Br. Edmund Lum, O.C.S.O.)  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: circa 1960
Volume: 1 item(s); 1 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Br. Edmund Lum was a Trappist monk of Gethsemani Abbey. His name outside of religious life is Theodore Lum.

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See also one published letter from Merton to Lum ("To a Gethsemani Brother" in published letters) in Witness to Freedom, p. 243.

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

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1960/11/15? TL[c] from Merton I did not attempt to answer your note in the class as the subject is too vast. Normally, a good [year of letter is approximate] «detailed view»

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