File 3960 - Letters from Foster Parents Plan

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CA ON00389 F4-2-3960


Letters from Foster Parents Plan


  • March - May 1989 (Creation)

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0.3 cm of textual records. - 2 photographs : b&w ; 10.1 x 6.4 cm

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File consists of two letters from Foster Parents Plan (Warwick, RI) regarding Nouwen's sponsorship of a new foster child, Elvis Porcel, in Bolivia. File also contains a report about Nouwen's former foster child, a report and case history of Porcel, a letter from Porcel written in Spanish and translated into English, and two photographs of Porcel and his family.

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  • Spanish

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File contains two photographs. See item level description of P2893 and P2894 for more details.

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Title based on contents of the file.
One letter is in Spanish.

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2000 01


Box 110 File 6213

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