File 1045 - Letters from Mildred Ford

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CA ON00389 F4-2-1045


Letters from Mildred Ford


  • [between 1982 - 1987?] (Creation)

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0.4 cm of textual records

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File consists of letters from Mildred Ford, mother to Sr. Ita Ford MM, including a long typed letter from Nouwen, a prayer card for Srs. Maura Clarke, MM and Ita Ford MM (martyred in El Salvador in 1980), as well as letters to the Fords from Paulo Evaristo, Archibishop of São Paulo, a copy of a book inscription by Robert McAfee Brown, a copy of a letter from John Vesey and typescripts of reflections by Sr. Ita Ford.

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Access is restricted, as letters contain confidential political commentary on U.S. involvement in Latin America.

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2000 01


Box 60 File 3328

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