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Box: 1 Fold: 52 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: November 13, 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet). Written from Jhelum (Punjab). Reference(s) to plans for continued travels in India with Helmut de Terra. (p.52)

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: November 19, 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Rawalpindi. Reference(s) to further travels with Helmut de Terra. (p.52-53)

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: November 29, 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Rawalpindi. Reference(s) to travels in India with Helmut de Terra. (p.53-54)

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter Date: December 16, 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Calcutta. Reference(s) to his works, "La Decouverte du Passe," and "Comment Je Crois." Also reference to receiving a letter from Alice Cosme. (p.55)

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter Date: December 31, 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Singapore. Reference(s) to leaving Calcutta, bound for his return to Shanghai via Rangoon and Penang. (p.56)

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: January 27, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio with envelope). Written from on board ship bound for Shanghai. (p.57)

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: January 28, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains telegram from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (p.57)

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: January 28, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Tientsin. Reference(s) to plans to meet Swan for "tiffin." (p. 57)

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 7, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet). Written from Peking. Reference(s) to his relationship with Swan. (p.58)

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 12, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet). Written from Peking. Reference(s) to his friendship with Swan. (p.59)

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: July 16, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Tsingtao. Reference(s) to a geological expedition to the area. (p.59)

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: July 19, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Tsingtao. Reference(s) to activities in and impressions of Tsingtao. (p.60)

Box: 1 Fold: 64 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: July 25, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Haiyang. Reference(s) to travels in China. (p.61)



Box: 1 Fold: 65 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: September 17, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains telegram from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (p.62)

Box: 1 Fold: 66 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: September 24-25, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (foilio with postmarked envelope). Written from Peking. Reference(s) to lunching with Jacques Bardac, meeting Amadeus Grabau, and being invited by a member of the Apostolic Delegation in China to write a report for the Vatican: "...My idea is to choose, as a title, "Reflexions sur la Conversion du Monde," ...and then to expose why (and how) we need to propose a new side of the "old" God, and a new type of worship (based on adventure and discovery." (p.62-63)

Box: 1 Fold: 67 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: October 6, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 pages/1 sheet). Written from Peking. Reference(s) to completion of his paper "Reflexions sur la Conversion du Monde."(p. 63)

Box: 1 Fold: 68 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 24, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio with postmarked envelope). Reference(s) to "Comment Je Crois" and "L'Esprit de la Terre." (p.64)

Box: 1 Fold: 69 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 30, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Tientsin with New Year's wishes. (p.64)

Box: 1 Fold: 70 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: February 24, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English and French from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio). Written from Nanking. Reference(s) to meeting with Wen-Hao Wong, and to writing something on the subject of "the phenomenon of spirituality." (p.67).

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: February 25, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio with postmarked envelope). Written from Shanghai. Reference(s) to Pierre Leroy and Henri Breuil. (p.69)

Box: 1 Fold: 72 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: February 27,, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English and French from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from onboard ship bound for Japan. Reference(s) to writing, "Le Phenomene Spirituel." (p.69)

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: March 1, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English and French from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from onboard ship on arrival in Yokohama, Japan. Reference(s) to invitation from Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Grew to lunch in Tokyo; William (Bill) Drummond, and to continued work on his essay, "Le Phenomene Spirituel." (p.70)

Box: 1 Fold: 74 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: (March) 5, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Note: This letter was apparently mis-dated by Teilhard de Chardin as February 5, 1937. It has been published as March 5, 1937.

Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio + 2 pages/1 sheet). Written from onboard ship, awaiting departure from Japan. Reference(s) to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Grew, Mrs. Robert Ames, and William Drummond. Reference also to continued work on, "Le Phenomene Spirituel." (p.70-71)

Box: 1 Fold: 75 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: March 12, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio with postmarked envelope). Written from ship bound for Victoria, British Columbia. Reference(s) to travel companion William Drummond, and to meeting various fellow passengers. (p.72)

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: March 25, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English and French from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (3 pages/2 sheets). Written from Washington state. Reference(s) to many friends and colleagues, including Bill Drummond, Edmund Walsh, S.J., Helmut de Terra, G.H. Ralph von Koenigswald, Dorothy Garrod, Ralph W. Chaney, and Walter Granger. (p.73)

Box: 1 Fold: 77 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: April 5, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (4 pages/2 sheets with postmarked envelope). Written from New York. Reference(s) to Helmut and Rhoda de Terra with whom he has been staying during his visit to he U.S. Also references to Alice Cosme, Walter Granger, and Roy Chapman Andrews, as well as hopes to meet with Alexis Carrel. (p.77)

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: April 17, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (4 pages/2 sheets with postmarked envelope). Written from Normandy. Reference(s) to meeting with Alexis Carrel. (p.80-81)

Box: 1 Fold: 79 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: April 24, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (4 pages/2 sheets). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to Simone and Max Begouen, and Ida Treat and Andre Bergeret. (p.82-83)

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 5, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to some of his works, "Le Phenomene Spirituel," and "Sauvons l'Humanite." Also, references to friends, Max Begouen and Robert Drummond, and Count John Tarnowski. (p.86-87)

Box: 1 Fold: 81 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 19, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to an illness. (p.88)

Box: 1 Fold: 82 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 22, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (3 pages/2 sheets). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to the typing of "Le Phenomene Spirituel," and to assistance from Bruno de Solages. (p.89)

Box: 1 Fold: 83 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 29, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS in English and French from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to recuperation from illness, Georges Lefevre, Wen-Hao Wong, and to his "Essai sur le Front Humain." (p. 89-92)

Box: 1 Fold: 84 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: June 13, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Paris. Reference(s) include his own continued recuperation from illness, cancellation of intended visit to Russia, news of friends Max Begouen, Wen-Hao Wong, Wen-Chung Pei.(p. 93)

Box: 1 Fold: 85 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: June 27, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (3 pages/2 sheets with postmarked envelope). Written from Murols (Puy-de-Dome). Reference(s) to enjoying his stay with his family in the Auvergne, and to projected writing of an essay, "L'Energie Humaine." (p.95-96)

Box: 1 Fold: 86 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: July 14, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/2 sheets with envelope). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to meeting Ella Maillart, Dutch travelogue author; as well as to the printing and dissemination of "Le Phenomene Spirituel."(p.96-98)

Box: 1 Fold: 87 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: July 25, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/2 sheets with envelope). Written from Paris. Reference(s) to friends Ida Treat Bergeret, Max and Simone Begouen, and Betty Tucker. (p.98-99)

Box: 1 Fold: 88 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: August 6, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Marseilles. Reference(s) to return to Shanghai. (p.99)

Box: 1 Fold: 89 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: September 10, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from onboard ship bound for Japan. (p.100)

Box: 1 Fold: 90 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: September 18, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 pages/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Tientsin, announcing his return. (p.100)

Box: 1 Fold: 91 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 7, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Tientsin with news of continued travelling. (p.101)

Box: 1 Fold: 92 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 10, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from onboard ship bound for Hong Kong. (p.101-2)

Box: 1 Fold: 93 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 20, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from onboard ship bound for Singapore enroute to Rangoon. Reference(s) to Roy Chapman Andrews, Walter Granger and to his writings.(p.103-4)

Box: 1 Fold: 94 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: December 28, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Rangoon. Reference(s) to Helmut de Terra, Amadeus Grabau, and Pieter Vincent Van Stein-Callenfels, Dutch archaeologist and prehistorian. (p.104-5)

Box: 1 Fold: 95 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (COPY)
Letter date: January 6, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of ALS from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (p.107-8). Written from the Irrawaddy River valley, with news of his travels there and through Burma with Helmut and Rhoda de Terra. Note: Original letter is located in the Robert T. Francoeur Papers, Box 1, Folder 1, Special Collections Division, Georgetown University Library.

Box: 1 Fold: 96 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: January 23, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Magwe, Burma. Reference(s) to continued travel through Burma and his observations. (p.108-9)

Box: 1 Fold: 97 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: February 13, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Chank, Burma. Reference(s) to Helmut de Terra, G.H. Ralph von Koenigswald, Max and Simone Begouen, Franz Weidenreich, Henri Breuil, and Hallam L. Movius, Jr. (p.109)

Box: 1 Fold: 98 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: March 7, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Lashio, Burma. Reference(s) to continued archeological expedition through Burma. Also, news of Franz Weidenreich, Henri Breuil, Max and Simone Begouen.(p.111)

Box: 1 Fold: 99 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: March 27, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Penang. Reference(s) to continued travels, and to his attempts to have his essay, "L'Energie Humaine" published in Paris. (p.112-113)

Box: 1 Fold: 100 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: April 20, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (1 page/1 sheet with postmarked envelope). Written from Singapore enroute to Shanghai. Reference(s) to his just concluded trip to Java. (p.113)

Box: 1 Fold: 101 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: May 2, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (folio). Written from onboard ship. Reference(s) to his return to Shanghai. (p.114)

Box: 1 Fold: 102 Correspondence: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
Letter date: August 15, 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS in English from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan (2 pages/1 sheet). Written from Peking. Reference(s) to his view of their friendship. (p.114-6)

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