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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, November 21, 1946
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, November 21, 1946
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1946
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Typewritten letter informs Mildred Bliss that Beatrix Farrand and Clementine Walter are now settled in Santa Barbara. Beatrix Farrand has already met with Sellar Bullard about a report which includes a garden plan and sketch for the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden. She would like Mildred's opinion on the report when she receives it. She reports on changes to the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden since last Spring which included the start of a survey to document the garden and grounds. The next meeting of the Board is December 20, 1946.

Letter dictated to Miss Katherine Miller. Hand signed with postscript by Beatrix Farrand.

On Beatrix Farrand's, Valley Club of Montecito, Santa Barbara, California letterhead.

Letter marked as received [November] 25 [1946].

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1946.11.21
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Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Valley Club of Montecito (Montecito, Calif.)
houses
Walter, Clementine
Farrand, Beatrix, 1872-1959. Plant book for Dumbarton Oaks.
Bliss, Robert Woods, 1875-1962
Bullard, Sellar, 1886-1964
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
plans (orthographic projections)
sketches
administrative reports
trees
Flowering trees
planting
meadows
gardeners
glazing (coating)
greenhouses
surveys (documents)
land surveys
meetings
libraries (buildings)
autumn
rain
Sycamores
Coreopsis
Plants
physicians
Miller, Katherine
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Bliss, Mildred → gifts to SBBG endowment by → wiseness of
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → Board of Trustees → garden planning and
Bullard, Sellar → Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and → survey of
Coreopsis → at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Farrand, Beatrix → aging of → medicos on improvement of
meadow at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → replanting of
Bullard, Sellar → Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and → garden planning and
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → endowment gift by MB → wiseness of
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → glass house at → moving and reglazing of
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → survey of → garden design and
sycamores → in Santa Barbara
Wells (SBBG horticulturalist) → glass house moving and reglazing and

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