File 2657 - Letters from L'Arche

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CA ON00389 1-2-2657

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Letters from L'Arche

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  • 1986 (Creation)

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0.2 cm of textual records

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(1932-1996)

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File consists of letters from members of the L'Arche community, including:

  • Jean Vanier writing from Antigonish (NS)
  • Simone Landrien, Thérèse-Monique [Alibert], Jean, Barbara and Odile (last names unknown) from L'Arche Trosly Breuil, as well as a letter from Irene (last name unknown) writing from England about her experience at Trosly-Breuil
  • Jim (last name unknown) from L'Arche à Paris
  • Mirelle (last name unknown) from L'Arche La Ferme.
  • Kate (last name unknown) from L'Arche An Croí in Wliton Lawn, Co. Cork, Ireland
  • Anne Cortez and Kathy (last name unknown) from L'Arche Erie (PA)
  • Mary Egan from L'Arche Carrefour in Haiti
  • Brian Halferty from L'Arche Frontenac [now L'Arche Arnprior]
  • Cathy (last name unknown) of "New House" (L'Arche Daybreak?)
  • Gaby (last name unknown), welcoming Nouwen to the Family of L'Arche
  • a list of the board of directors of Friends of L'Arche.

and official correspondence from Claire de Miribel on behalf of L'Arche Internationale. The majority of these letters contain annotations "file: L'Arche" or a simple "F" or "A".

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Additional correspondence from Jean Vanier and Simone Landrien can be found in General Files - Letters from Simone Landrien - 1986, box 238, file 4931, and Letters from Jean Vanier - 1986- box 238, file .....

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Letters are in French and English.

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2000 01

Location

Box 87 File 4933

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