The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University

Advanced Search 

Merton's Correspondence with:

Louise Gosho

Gosho, Louise  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1967
Volume: 4 item(s); 4 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Louise Gosho wrote to Dorothy Day and asked to pass her letter to Thomas Merton. She was from Renton, Washington.

Usage Guidelines and Restrictions

Please click here for general restrictions concerning Merton's correspondence.

Related Information and Links

See also 1967/08/18 letter from Merton and the 1967/07/00? letter from Dorothy Day in the "Day, Dorothy" file.

Other Finding Aids

If the person in correspondence with Merton has full text records in the Merton Center Digital Collections, there will be a numeric link to them below.

Series List

This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

Container List

Click icons for links: ✓="Published | Library Record", ✉="Scanned" | 🗷="Scanned, Viewable Only at Merton Center"

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
 y/m/dMerton Scan ✉ 
1. 1967/06/no other[x]   Mother and Daughters Achieve A Home in May Valley Community [-] By Louise Gosho [background information on Louise Gosho at this period from article Gosho published in The Green Revolution: For Homesteaders, On-To-The-Landers, and Do-It-Yourselfers, June, 1967, (Volume 5, Number 6), page 1. «detailed view»
2. 1967/08/18 (#01) TL[c] from Merton It is already some time that Dorothy forwarded your letter to me. Such a good letter, which I have [references letter Gosho wrote to Dorothy Day that Gosho asked to pass along to Merton] «detailed view»
3. 1967/08/18 (#02) TL[x] to Day, Dorothy I have finally managed to write a brief letter in reply to Louise Gosho. I am sure she understands [Letter to "Dorothy" [Dorothy Day] with reference to Louise Gosho, etc. / original in "Day, Dorothy" file] «detailed view»
4. 1967/08/18 (#03) other to Merton [black and white photograph of Phoebe Gosho and Heidi Gosho, daughters of Louise Gosho - Merton makes reference to the photograph in his journals of September 2, 1967 / the photograph was placed in Merton's copy of L'Evangile au Desert, edited by Placide Deseille (see Section B5, Marginalia, for copy of the book) «detailed view»

Printer-Friendly Version   Return to the Top of the Page