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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Anne Sweeney, November 27, 1944
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Anne Sweeney
Date Written
1944
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Discusses Beatrix Farrand being unable to visit Dumbarton Oaks due to Max Farrand's medical treatments and gout troubling her hand.

Mentions nature articles published on the New York Times editorial page that may be beneficial to have at Dumbarton Oaks. Beatrix Farrand asks what books are needed and suggests starting a Dumbarton Oaks scrapbook including articles and photographs if not already done.

Handwritten letter in black ink possibly by Beatrix Farrand's secretary, Clementine Walter.

Letter on Ritz-Carlton, Boston letterhead.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1944.11.27
Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
books
Dumbarton Oaks
New York times
scrapbooks
Farrand, Max, 1869-1945
health
illness
photographs
Walter, Clementine
California
travel
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C),
Index Terms
New York Times → nature articles on editorial pages of → possible to get reprints of?
scrapbook of articles on DO → BF suggests Sweeney start
Sweeney, Anne → BF visits to DO and → in fall, BF on being able to
Sweeney, Anne → BF visits to DO and → in fall 1944
Walter, Clementine "Clemmy" → BF's praise for

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