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Anne Sweeney to Beatrix Farrand, October 2, 1947

 
Accession number B:AS 1947.10.02
Alternative title Letter from Anne Sweeney to Beatrix Farrand, October 2, 1947
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Date
1947
Work types
correspondence
book lists

Description

Typewritten letter includes a list of books received by date from booksellers, Argosy Book Stores, Eric Lundberg, Henry G. Fiedler (Firm), and B.H. Blackwell, Ltd. at Dumbarton Oaks. Anne Sweeney reports the opening of garden tours for fall with attendance down due to cold weather and mentions John Thacher has told her he has a marvelous plan for the garden.

Copy of original letter and list of books. Letter unsigned, but probably sent by Anne Sweeney as she supervised Dumbarton Oaks garden tours and the receiving of books for the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

libraries (institutions)
books
rare books
Dumbarton Oaks
lists (document genres)
titles (documents)
gardens
authors
bibliographies
booksellers
book dealers
letters (correspondence)
Stover, Isabelle M.
Argosy Book Stores
Eric Lundberg (Firm)
B.H. Blackwell Ltd.
Henry G. Fiedler (Firm)
Bryce, James
Chrysanthemum (genus)
autumn
Garden tours
weather
cold
Thacher, John
Backache
Teeth
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number B:AS 1947.10.02
Alternative title Letter from Anne Sweeney to Beatrix Farrand, October 2, 1947
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Date
1947
Work types
correspondence
book lists

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