File 126-1, 126-2 - Drafts of L'Arche in North America

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CA ON00389 1-1-1-126-1, 126-2


Drafts of L'Arche in North America


  • 1992 - 1993 (Creation)

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File consists of a draft manuscript and four draft typescripts of "L'Arche in North America: Home, Healing and Hope" in folder (1). Folder (2) contains related correspondence between Nouwen and his administrative assistant, Kathy Christie, and Marion Hollis of L'Arche Limited (Suffolk, England).

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See General Files - L'Arche Daybreak Administrative files, for a copy of this text.
See Published Works - Articles by Nouwen, box 298, item 1785, for a published version of this text.

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Draft (4) contains annotations by Nouwen, including: "Henri's copy".
Draft (5) has been removed from a green plastic cover; two holes punched in its margin.

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Box 35

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