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Merton's Correspondence with:

Archbishop James Peter Davis; Archbishop James P. Davis; Davis, James P., Archbishop; James Davis

Davis, James Peter, Archbishop, 1904-1988  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1959
Volume: 2 item(s); 2 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Archbishop James P. Davis was bishop of San Juan, Puerto Rico, at the time of correspondence with Merton.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Bishop Davis in The Hidden Ground of Love, pp. 134-135; and two letters in Witness to Freedom, pp. 204-205.

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. 1959/06/09 TL[c] from Merton Not having forgotten the pleasure of meeting you and speaking with you some years ago, I am «detailed view»
2. 1959/06/18 TLS to Merton I have your letter of June 9 and I believe I have a place which might suit your plans admirably. «detailed view»

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