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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Jan de Graaff, Oregon Bulb Farms, August 5, 1942
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Jan de Graaff
Oregon Bulb Farms
Date Written
1942
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Letter discussing the uncertainty of the daffodil bulb order for the National Gallery of Art and bulbs for Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine and the cottage at Santa Barbara. She has nagged the Director of the National Gallery of Art [David E. Finley] about the bulbs. Beatrix Farrand mentions wanting to try the Ixiolirion and will send and order for this along with the miniature daffodils within a fortnight. 

Unsigned, probably by Beatrix Farrand based on related correspondence.

Copy of original; original lacking in collection.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
C10:BF 1942.08.05
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
bulbs (plants)
Daffodils
Narcissus bulbs
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Bryce, James
Finley, David E. (David Edward)
tulips
Flowers
Universities and colleges
Valley Club of Montecito (Montecito, Calif.)
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
Hyacinthus (genus)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Bryce, James → National Gallery bulb orders and → on likelihood of
National Gallery of Art → daffodils for → tentative count of bulbs for
Ixiolirion pallassii → will place order later
Narcissus leedsii → out of stock at Oregon Bulb due to labor shortage → not disappointed regarding
Oregon Bulb Farms → daffodil order for National Gallery to, query on → tentative count of bulbs for
Reef Point (Gardens) → daffodils for
Universities (clients of BF) → Oregon Bulb stock providing pleasure at
daffodils → for National Gallery → tentative count of bulbs for

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