File 2275 - Letters from L'Arche

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CA ON00389 F4-2-2275

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Letters from L'Arche

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  • 1985 (Creation)

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1.0 cm of textual records. - 1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 9 cm

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(1932-1996)

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File consists of letters, including four photo cards, and articles from members of the L'Arche community of Trosly-Breuil (also called La Ferme) in France, including official correspondence from Jean Vanier and letters from Thérèse Monique, Barbara, Agnes, Simone Landrien and Larry Gray. Also includes the original draft of a letter written by Nouwen to his students at Boston College explaining his reasons for joining the L'Arche community, and a letter from Therese [Cecury?] giving Nouwen the address to her parents Paul and Marie Peeters in France (it has been annotated "file: Trosly").

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For letter and responses from Boston College students, see files 2245 -2246.

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File includes photograph.

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2000 01

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Box 81 File 4559

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