Contains drafts, manuscripts, correspondence and other material pertaining to the life, education, poetry and published work of Jay MillAr (1971-). The collection also includes his involvement and interaction with the Toronto experimental poetry community and other poets and writers, notably Brian T. Francis, John Barlow, Rob Ruzic and Rob McLennan. In addition, the collection also includes publications, correspondence and manuscript material from the two literary presses – Boondoggle Books (1992-1997) and BookThug (1997-) – that he founded and operates.
The second accession of the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge Papers includes predominantly textual (handwritten and typescript) material relating to the administration and operation of the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge Company and the Niagara Falls International Bridge Company during the years 1801 – 1937 (bulk 1835-1937).
File consists of a note from Bob (Robert) L. Larsen, Pastor of Southminster Presbyterian Church (Oklahoma City, OK). File also includes a get well card signed by various people, a leaflet for a service at Southminster Presbyterian Church, and a bookmark.
File consists of five letters from (Dr.) Bernie (Bernard) Lammers. File also includes copies of two typed letters of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, as well as a copy of an article by Lammers entitled "The Purpose of Religion."
File consists of letters from members of the L'Arche community, including: -Mirelle [last name unknown], [Angelline] [last name unknown], Père Andre, and Père Thomas from L'Arche at Trosly-Breuil -David Rothroek from L'Arche Calcutta -Mary [last name unknown] and Margaret [last name unknown] from L'Arche Carrefour in Haiti -Josephine Lenon from L'Arche Calgary -Rocky and Lolly Rothrock -Judy [O'Donnell] from L'Arche Antigonish -Ric Rose, Director at L'Arche Tahoma Hope, as well as official correspondence from Jaques Macabeo of L'Arche Internationale and from Margaret [last name unknown] of L'Arche in the Americas (including minutes and other documents relating to the Commission on Ecumenism and implementing Roman Catholic guidelines for Eucharistic hospitality in L'Arche communities). File also includes a paper by Bruno Barnhart entitled "L'Arche and Monasticism" and a copy of a reflection by Jean Vanier about the formation of priests and their characteristics for today's world.
File consists of three letters and a card from Susanna (and her sister, Mary) Knoble, including a note to Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant. File also includes a letter of response from Ellis.
File consists of three letters from (Rev.) Gunar J. Kravalis regarding past and future interviews with Nouwen. File also includes a copy of a letter to (Rev.) John Congram, of Presbyterian "RECORD", regarding several of Nouwen's books and two book reviews of Nouwen's "In the Name of Jesus" and "Letters to Marc about Jesus". File also includes copies of two typed letters from Nouwen.
File consists of a letter from Art Laffin, a Statement of Conscience signed by Laffin and others regarding an action to disarm the Pennsylvania Trident submarine, a Call to Confession and Witness, the biographies of the participants in this action, and a personal statement by Laffin. File also includes a typed copy of a press release from the Thames River Plowshares Support Committee.
File consists of one letter from (Dr.) Rod Lacey, writing from Victoria, Australia. File also includes a copy of a very long typed letter from Nouwen about inner freedom, in which he mentions the writings of Eknath Easwaran, an Indian spiritual teacher.
File consists of a postcard and an invitation to the First Holy Communion of Jonathan Ladley, son of Peter and Pat Ladley, on July 2 1989 at Genesis Farm (Blairstown, NJ). File also includes a small piece of card stock with the handwritten notes 'unframed Trinity Icon,' 'photos,' and 'Ladley,' as well as two photographs: one of Peter, Pat, David and Jonathan Ladley, and one of David and Jonathan.
File consists of three letters, a short note, and seven newspaper articles (one in Italian and six in Dutch) from (Dr.) Karol Kasteel, writing from Rome. File also includes the January-February 1989 issue of a Dutch periodical entitled 'Pokrof', a French brochure for L'Arche, the May-June 1989 newsletter for Family Foundations (published by the Couple to Couple League), the September 7 1989 issue of the French periodical 'Famille Chrétienne', and a Dutch booklet entitled 'Rolduc een roeping.'
File consists of five letters and a card from Catherine Kamerbeek (Kamerbeek-Hiyman). File also includes a newspaper article from the Katholiek Nieuwsblad and a photograph [of Kamerbeek?]. One letter is signed Rinska de Jong.
File consists of a birthday card and a letter from Kimiko Katano, as well as part of a letter to Katano from an RSCJ sister in Japan expressing appreciation for Nouwen's writing. Katano's letter requests 10 copies of Nouwen's book 'Heart Speaks to Heart' to send to a RSCJ community in Japan, and the letter is annotated 'Send her 10 copies of H to H.'
File consists of two letters from Rev. Karl. F. Kauffmann, a post-it note annotated 'resp: no time to do [?] - refer to Archives,' and a copy of a typed letter of response from Nouwen. Second letter from Kaufmann is angry in tone.
File consists of a birthday card and letter from Fr. Ignatius Kukumanu of The Mentally Retarded Welfare Society (Guntur, Andhra-Pradesh, India). File also includes a letter from Fr. Kukumanu to Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of a letter and Christmas card from Hugo Kamya. File also includes copies of two typed letters from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, regarding Nouwen's financial support for Kamya to attend graduate school.
File consists of a letter from Joyce Farrell of Joyce Farrell & Associates (Upper Montclair, NJ) requesting endorsement for a book by one of her clients in which Nouwen is mentioned. Letter is annotated 'Thank you - cannot make comments.'
File consists of a letter from Franz Johna, writing from Freiburg, West Germany. File also includes a copy of a long typed letter from Nouwen about the German edition of Road to Daybreak and other matters.
File consists of a letter and two cards from (Robert A.) Jonas and two cards from (Rev.) Margaret Bullitt-Jonas. File also includes a copy of a sermon given by Jonas at Emmanuel Church in Boston and a brochure of events at The Guest House of the Society of St. John the Evangelist (Cambridge, MA).
File consists of three letters (one addressed to Henri and Adam) from Stephen H. Johnsrud, one requesting a letter of recommendation, and a copy of a reflection by Johnsrud describing a photograph he took. File also includes a copy of a typed letter of response by Connie Ellis, Nouwen's Administrative Assistant, a copy of a typed letter of response by Nouwen, and a copy of a typed letter of recommendation by Nouwen.