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Merton's Correspondence with:

Mary Ellen Slate

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1967
Volume: 4 item(s); 6 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Mary Ellen Slate was married to Merton's Columbia classmate, John Slate.

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Related Information and Links

See also the "Slate, John H." file; and see also published letters from Merton to Mary Ellen Slate in The Road to Joy, pp. 302-303.

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. 1967/04/19 HLS to Merton I want to thank you for the many pictures. I am particularly fond of the ostrich-type bird which I «detailed view»
2. 1967/04/28 TL[c] from Merton Watch out for that ostrich road runner type bird. He may look jubilant but he can take any twenty «detailed view»
3. 1967/09/22 TAL[c] from Merton I was shocked and saddened to hear of John's death today when my publisher sent the clipping «detailed view»
4. 1967/10/22 HLS to Merton I share your pleasure that you and John had met and laugh this past Spring. It was comforting to me «detailed view»

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