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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Anne Sweeney, June 11, 1948
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Anne Sweeney, June 11, 1948
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Anne Sweeney
Date Written
1948
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Description

Typewritten letter expresses concern for Anne Sweeney's sister's hospitalization. Beatrix Farrand discusses Anne Sweeney's upcoming visit to Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine to meet with Caroline Shillaber, Harvard Landscape Librarian. She is sending the enclosed copy of Caroline Shillaber's comments regarding the purchasing of the book, Phytanthoza iconographia by Johann Wilhelm Weinmann. No comments have been received from Dorothy St. John Manks, Massachusetts Horticultural Society Librarian.

On Beatrix Farrand's Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine letterhead with handwritten signature in ink.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1948.06.11
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Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
illness
Sisters
surgery
travel
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
Shillaber, Caroline, 1908-
Railroad travel
Boston (Mass.)
Walter, Clementine
Strout, Alice W.
lodging houses
cataloging
manuscripts (document genre)
Thacher, John
Weinmann, Johann Wilhelm, 1683-1741. Phytanthoza iconographia
books
purchasing
acquisitions
prices
Manks, Dorothy St. John, 1896-
Harvard University. Library
Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Library
Bar Harbor (Me.)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Shillaber, Caroline → driving to Bar Harbor in July
Strout, Alice, Bar Harbor bed and breakfast of → for Sweeney → in 1948
Sweeney, Anne → Reef Point visit 1948 by → BF looking forward to
Thacher, John S. → BF and Sweeney and situation with
Phytanthoza iconographia (Weinmann) → Shillaber's comments on price for
Weinmann, Johann Wilhelm → Phytanthoza iconographia → Shillaber's comments on price for

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