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Merton's Correspondence with:

Jack T. Ericson; Jack Ericson

Ericson, Jack T.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1968
Volume: 9 item(s); 10 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Jack Ericson was special collections curator at the University of Syracuse in New York. He convinced Merton to send some of his papers to their collection of distinguished writers.

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Related Information and Links

See published letters from Merton to Ericson in Witness to Freedom, pp. 174-176.

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. 1968/03/19 TLS to Merton Thank you for your letter of March 4 and the two packages of printed material, which I received «detailed view»
2. 1968/03/23 TAL[c] from Merton I quite understand your problem. Several years ago I came up against it and realized that «detailed view»
3. 1968/04/09 TLS to Merton Thank you for your cordial letter of March 23. I will try to explain my feelings about collections «detailed view»
4. 1968/04/13 TL[c] from Merton Many thanks for your letter of the 9th. The solution suits me very well, though it is not in every «detailed view»
5. 1968/04/23 TLS to Merton Thank you for your recent packages of material, which I just received. I am in the planning stages «detailed view»
6. 1968/05/14 TLS to Merton Thank you for your recent package, which I just received on my return from Virginia. «detailed view»
7. 1968/06/07 TLS to Merton Thank you for the recent package of additional material for your collection. I read your Pascal «detailed view»
8. 1968/06/17 HNS[x] from Merton Here are more "materials" which may be useful. Some you may already have - I forget. [detached from "appendix" of essay "Is Buddhism Life Denying?"] «detailed view»
9. 1968/09/17 TLS to Merton Thank you for sending the Joyce article and the six manuscript notebooks, 1966-67, relating to your «detailed view»

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