File 3319 - Letters from the Abbey of the Genesee

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CA ON00389 F4-2-3319


Letters from the Abbey of the Genesee


  • 1988 (Creation)

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File consists of letters from members of the Abbey of the Genesee (Piffard, NY) including Abbot Fr. John Eudes Bamberger, Br. Christian, Br. M. Alexis, and a typed letter from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant. Also includes:
-a program for the fiftieth anniversary of the monastic vows of Br. M. Alexis Ehmann, O.C.S.O.
-a death notice for Dom. Jean Jean Vianney LaFlamme (born Joseph LaFlamme, 1915 - 1988)
-copies of newspaper and magazine articles (one regarding June E. Hagan, Nouwen's former assistant)
-"Center For Peace" and "Genesee Chronicle" newsletters
-prayer cards for Dorothy Day and Thomas Merton
and sheet music.

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2000 01


Box 99 File 5580

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