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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 15, 1946
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 15, 1946
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1946
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Typewritten letter discussing Beatrix Farrand being mentally and physically tired; her recent appointment as Consulting Landscape Gardener to the Arnold Arboretum; and Robert Patterson's being pleased to be going to Dumbarton Oaks at the end of May.

Letter marked as received [May] 17 [1946].

Handwritten signature in ink.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1946.05.15
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Farrand, Max, 1869-1945
Aging
health
Fatigue
consultants
Arnold Arboretum
consulting
Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927
Thacher, John
Bryce, James
Patterson, Robert W. (1905-1988)
Dumbarton Oaks
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
meetings
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Arnold Arboretum → BF named Consulting Landscape Gardener at
Farrand, Beatrix → aging of → on learning to go slow
Farrand, Beatrix, scheduling → 1946, spring → no DO visit by
Patterson, Robert W., scheduling → 1946, May visit to DO by
Patterson, Robert W., scheduling → 1946, May visit to DO by → looking eagerly forward to
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → additional land for → adjacent to Tunnel Road
Sargent, Charles Sprague → BF named as Arnold Arboretum Consulting Landscape Gardener and

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