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Merton's Correspondence with:

Percyval Tudor-Hart; Percyval Tudor Hart; Tudor Hart, Percyval

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1931-1933
Volume: 3 item(s); 4 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Merton thanks Percyval Tudor-Hart for attending his father's funeral. Two years later, Tudor-Hart arranged for an exhibit of Owen Merton's paintings.


Percyval Tudor-Hart was the art teacher and mentor of Thomas Merton's father, the painter Owen Merton.

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See also published letters from Merton to Tudor-Hart in The Road to Joy, pp. 56-57.

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. 1924/03/12 HLS[x] from Bennett, Thomas Izod I am returning Merton's pictures to your care; and more has been sold, the Hill No 1, I have marked «detailed view»
2. 1931/01/20 HLS[x] from Merton I must thank you and Mrs. Tudor-Hart for the kindness you showed in coming to the funeral of my «detailed view»
3. 1933/12/28 HLS[x] from Merton I want to thank you very much indeed for your card, letter, and generous present this Christmas, «detailed view»

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