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Merton's Correspondence with:

Hector Black

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1964
Volume: 2 item(s); 2 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Hector Black is writing on behalf of Plough Publishing House. It was affiliated with the Society of Brothers, a Bruderhof Community, in Farmington, Pennsylvania.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Black (published as "Brother H.") in The School of Charity, pp. 220-221.

Series List

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

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1964/05/23 TLS to Merton We were very pleased to have your order for one of our books a few months ago. Quite a number of us The Seven Storey Mountain - Merton's journey to Catholicism and similar journeys of others to the Bruderhof Community / sending two of the Society's books «detailed view»
2. 1964/07/04 TL[c] from Merton Please forgive the long delay in replying to your very kind letter and acknowledging the two fine book from Black on Eberhard Arnold and relation to Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker / other book from Black, Children in Community «detailed view»

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