File consists of a letter from Mrs. Jeanne Blowers and includes a hand-written copy of her song, "I am Making All Things New", that she wanted to share with Nouwen because of his book with the same title. There is reference to a tape enclosed with the letter.
File consists of three letters and a card from Arthur Boers, including a typescript of Boers interview with Nouwen and two other articles based on that interview. Also includes an article on Will Campbell and four children's drawings by Boers' daughter, Erin.
File consists of two letters from Robert Boardman one, regarding a possible visit to L'Arche Daybreak, and another inviting Nouwen to speak at his church. Also includes copies of one long typed letter by Nouwen to Boardman and one short typed letter by Nouwen to Beth Porter, Assistants' Coordinator of Daybreak.
File consists of two letters from Prof. Shepherd Bliss, six articles and two copies of a poem by him, and nine pieces of promotional material regarding lectures given by Bliss and upcoming publications. Also includes a copy of a typed letter from Nouwen.
File consists of five letters from Jurjen Beumer and four of his articles (all written in Dutch), one article is about Nouwen and includes a newspaper clipping and a photocopy of it. Also included is a letter from W.E. Steunenberg, Director of Uitgeversmaatschappij J.H. Kok B.V., in Dutch and copies of two typed letters by Nouwen to Jurjen in English.
File consists of two letters from Br. Bernard (last name unknown) of the Abbaye Cistercienne, Notre-Dame des Prairies (Holland, MB), regarding ordering the book "Our Lady of the Sorrows" by Br. Faber, including two bookmarks annotated "Fr. Henri" and "Connie", and a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of a letter from Mrs. Jerry Belanger inquiring about Nouwen giving a retreat later in 1988, also includes a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of two letters from Rev. John W. Bell, Pastor of Columbus Presbyterian Church (Columbus, NC), also includes a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of three letters, one to Connie Ellis, two postcards and two greeting cards from Pat (Patricia Mc N.) BenzMiller, also includes a copy of a typed letter of response by Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of a typed synopsis of a telephone conversation between Edward Meuwissen, Director of Foundation Bene Volenta, on behalf of the Berenninghayer family, and Nouwen's administrative assistant (likely Connie Ellis), regarding inviting Nouwen to speak at their family conference.
File consists of one letter and an information booklet regarding Rijkschogeschool Maastricht - Orthopedagogisch Muziekbeoefenaar from Han Berghs, written in Dutch; one letter from Hetty Berghs-Nouwen and a typed letter response from Nouwen, in English, to Han Berghs.
File consists of a letter from Mrs. Maria Bellavance, Parish Librarian of the All Saints Catholic Community Parish Resource Library (Dallas, TX), and a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant. Photographs sent with this letter have been removed and added to the photograph series.
File consists of a letter from Mary Bastedo, of L'Arche (Stratford), inviting Nouwen to speak at their Annual General Meeting. Includes a copy of a typed letter of a response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's personal assistant.
File consists of three letters from Rev. William Beasley, including an invitation, a card with notes on prayer images, an envelope marked "Confidential", and a Christmas greeting. Includes a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of a letter from Norman Babbitt, including a poem he has written. Also includes a letter from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, and a copy of Babbitt's paper "Living the Questions!"
File consists of four letters from Nathan Ball, including one envelope marked "Personal" and copies of GATT-Fly Report (February 1988) and The Ecumenist (November-December 1988) with the annotation "F Ball".
File consists of letters from various representatives of the Archdiocese of Toronto including Rev. Brad H. Massman, Fr. Massey Lombarbi, O.F.M., Rev. Msgr. Alan R. McCormack, Cardinal G. Emmett Carter, archbishop of Toronto, Thomas J. Day, Rev. Marco Laurencic and Rev. Msgr. L.P. O'Malley, including two typed letters from Nouwen. Includes a decision by the Episcopal Council regarding AIDS and copies of the archdiocese's newsletter.
File consists of a letter from Rev. Canon Norman Autton of the Chaplain's Office, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, asking Nouwen for his thoughts on the subject of "physical touch" and pastoral care. Includes a description of Autton's book, "Pain: An Exploration", and a welcome card for the University Hospital of Wales.
File consists of letters from Br. Andrew, MC (last name unknown), writing from Australia, a long typed letter from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant and a very long hand-written letter from Nouwen.
File consists of letters from members of the Abbey of the Genesee (Piffard, NY) including Abbot Fr. John Eudes Bamberger, Br. Christian, Br. M. Alexis, and a typed letter from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant. Also includes: -a program for the fiftieth anniversary of the monastic vows of Br. M. Alexis Ehmann, O.C.S.O. -a death notice for Dom. Jean Jean Vianney LaFlamme (born Joseph LaFlamme, 1915 - 1988) -copies of newspaper and magazine articles (one regarding June E. Hagan, Nouwen's former assistant) -"Center For Peace" and "Genesee Chronicle" newsletters -prayer cards for Dorothy Day and Thomas Merton and sheet music.