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Merton's Correspondence with:

Dom Peter Minard; Dom Pierre Minard; Minard, Pierre, Dom; Fr. Peter Minard; Fr. Pierre Minard

Minard, Peter, Dom, O.S.B., 1908-1988  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1964-1966, 1971
Volume: 8 item(s); 13 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Dom Peter Minard was a French Benedictine monk and founder of the Holy Mother of God Monastery in Oxford, North Carolina, a contemplative Benedictine foundation that later was turned over to the Trappists.

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See one published letter from Merton to Dom Peter Minard in The School of Charity, pp. 262-263.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1964/11/14 TALS to Merton Many thanks for having sent me several articles concerning the monastic renewal, and other subjects, «detailed view»
2. 1965/01/09 (#01) TL[c] from Merton Thank you for your good letter of Nov. 14th. Perhaps you were wondering if I received it. I did. «detailed view»
3. 1965/01/09 (#02) TLS[x] from Merton Thank you for your good letter of Nov. 14th. Perhaps you were wondering if I received it. I did. [copied from Sub-Section H.7, Hart Working Files, Accession 2] «detailed view»
4. 1965/02/16 TALS to Merton Before time comes when you will not be able, in the sacred silence of Lent, to write again, I drop «detailed view»
5. 1966/07/19 HLS to Merton Many thanks for your focus and articles which I just received as the preceding one, it is a very «detailed view»
6. 1966/08/03 HNS to Merton A big thanx, dear Father Louis, for the two «detailed view»
7. 1971/05/01 TLS[x] to Center from Minard, Peter In answer to your desire to receive for your Center the letters Thomas Merton wrote, I send you here «detailed view»
8. 1971/06/21 TL[x] from Center to Minard, Peter Thank you for your letter of May 1, and please accept my apology for being so long in answering your «detailed view»

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