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Merton's Correspondence with:

Mark K. Stone; M. K. Stone; M.K. Stone; Stone, M.K.; Stone, M. K.; Mark Stone

Stone, Mark K.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1966
Volume: 4 item(s); 5 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Mark Stone asks Merton is he can mimeograph his article, "Red or Dead: The Anatomy of a Cliché" for his high school class. Merton gives permission and answers some of Stone's questions about the meaning of the article, which concerns the Cold War, communism and the nuclear arms race.


Mark Stone was a teacher from Olney High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvanian.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Mark Stone in The Road to Joy, pp. 340-341.

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. 1966/08/01 TLS to Merton I have received permission from Fellowship to mimeograph your article, Red or Dead, for classroom «detailed view»
2. 1966/08/09 TL[c] from Merton Your letter of Aug. 1 reached me today, via Nyack. I will try to answer your questions as best I «detailed view»
3. 1966/12/08 (#01) HLS to Merton Thanks for you postscript. I finally found time to print, today. Enclosed are two copies «detailed view»
4. 1966/12/08 (#02) other   RED OR DEAD - The Anatomy of a Cliché [-] By Thomas Merton, in Fellowship, 3/62 [typescript copy of Merton's published essay "Red or Dead: The Anatomy of a Cliché" with Merton's annotation, "see postscript"] «detailed view»

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