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Merton's Correspondence with:

John Wu, Jr.

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1967-1968, 1990
Volume: 10 item(s); 18 pg(s)

Scope and Content


John Wu, Jr. is a professor of philosophy and English literature at Chinese Culture University in Taiwan. He is the son of John C. H. Wu.

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See all letters published between John Wu, Jr. and Merton in Merton & the Tao: Dialogues with John Wu and the Ancient Sages, pp. 349-363. See also the "Wu, John C. H." file.

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1. 1967/05/16 TLS to Merton Prof. Robert Pollak has made the statement often that America is like a jazz band, full of unique «detailed view»
2. 1967/06/09 TL[c] from Merton The letters I really like to answer get pushed aside because I prefer to think a little before «detailed view»
3. 1968/02/13 TLS to Merton This letter is to inform you that I am still breathing and very much alive, happy and joyous at East «detailed view»
4. 1968/02/26 TL[c] from Merton I was happy to receive your letter and to hear you are soon to be married. Also I am glad that you «detailed view»
5. 1968/06/10 TLS to Merton Much has transpired since my last letter to you back in winter. I became a citizen of the United «detailed view»
6. 1968/06/13 transcript from Merton First I want to send all congratulations, blessings and love to you and Terry on your wedding day. [copy from published letter] «detailed view»
7. 1968/07/11 TLS to Merton There are simply no adequate words for Terry and me to express our profound thankfulness for your «detailed view»
8. 1968/07/31 transcript from Merton Well, it really was a pleasure to have you and Terry here. I was happy to meet you both, [copy from published letter] «detailed view»
9. 1968/08/18 transcript from Merton The other day the program etc. came in for a meeting I am to attend in Darjeeling (India) in October [copy from published letter] «detailed view»
10. 1990/no/no other[x] to Merton INTERVIEW [-] A Final Harmony by Luciane Yeh [-] John Wu, Jr. is the last of 13 children «detailed view»

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