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Merton's Correspondence with:

Sr. Gabriel Mary Hoare

Hoare, Gabriel Mary, Sr., S.L.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1965, 1971
Volume: 8 item(s); 8 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Sr. Gabriel Mary Hoare is a Sister of Loretto, artist, and was a professor in the Department of Fine Arts at Webster College in St. Louis, Missouri at the time of correspondence with Merton. She now is on faculty at Nerinx Hall High School in Webster Groves, Missouri. She arranged to bring an exhibit of Merton's drawings, "Forty-Three Signatures", to Webster College in April of 1965.

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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. 1965/01/no? HLS to Merton Sister M. Luke sent me your letter referring to the possibility of traveling your exhibit «detailed view»
2. 1965/02/02 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your kind letter. I am not absolutely sure just what the drawings will be doing in the «detailed view»
3. 1965/02/05 TLS to Merton Thank you for reserving your exhibit for us for April. If we may, we'd like to open the exhibit on «detailed view»
4. 1965/02/22 TL[c] from Pick, John As you probably know we will be having Thomas Merton's FORTY-THREE SIGNATURES for exhibition [from John Pick of Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - see "Pick, John" file for copy of the letter] «detailed view»
5. 1965/04/22 TLS to Merton Officially, your show, Forty-Three Signatures, came to a close today and we feel very privileged to «detailed view»
6. 1965/04/28 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your letter of the 22nd which reached me with a little delay. Thanks also for the check, «detailed view»
7. 1965/05/17 TLS to Merton There is no problem in keeping your drawings here until June since we finished classes in that «detailed view»
8. 1971/02/17 TLS[x] to Center from Hoare, Gabriel Mary Thank you for informing me of the Thomas Merton Studies Center at Bellarmine. This is a vitally «detailed view»

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