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Merton's Correspondence with:

Br. John Lyons, Jack Lyons

Lyons, John, Br., S.D.S.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1966-1967
Volume: 8 item(s); 12 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Br. John Lyons was a Salvatorian writing first from Mount St. Paul College in Waukesha, Wisconsin, and later from New Holstein, Wisconsin.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1966/02/14 TLS to Merton The Library Club of Mount St. Paul College is sponsoring an exhibit of your manuscripts «detailed view»
2. 1966/02/22 HLS to Merton Thank you for sending the letter to the library club. It was quite an experience for the students «detailed view»
3. 1966/02/25 TL[c] from Merton I am glad the letter reached you-- and met requirements. Thanks for the programs. I am sure Sister «detailed view»
4. 1966/08/26 (#01) TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your letter and for the poem. The latter has a nice feeling about it, lively, informal, «detailed view»
5. 1966/08/26 (#02) TLS to Merton I am sorry for not writing to you much sooner and thanking you for sending me your articles. «detailed view»
6. 1966/08/no? TLS to Merton I have been trying to get a letter off to you for the longest time, but for one or the other reasons «detailed view»
7. 1967/09/04 TL[c] from Merton Congratulations on the new job! You will find that the life of an editor is not a simple one. «detailed view»
8. 1967/12/02 HLS[x] from Merton You are a great photographer. But great as you are I doubt if this particular subject is salesworthy «detailed view»

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