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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, October 23, 1944
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1944
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Discusses an enclosed Santa Barbara Botanic Garden fundraising appeal letter asking for Mildred Bliss' approval; letter is no longer with correspondence.

Beatrix Farrand's hand continues to worsen preventing her from traveling to Dumbarton Oaks to meet with Mildred Bliss.

Mentions that two copies of the Landscape Architecture article on the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, July 1944 are being sent.

Handwritten signature in black ink, Beatrix Farrand by I.M. Stover (Isabelle M. Stover).

Typewritten letter on Beatrix Farrand's letterhead.

Letter received at Dumbarton Oaks, October 25, 1944.

Carbon copy of letter included in Collection.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1944.10.23
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
funding
donations
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell, 1897-
hands (animal or human components)
illness
health
travel delays
Landscape architecture
serials (publications)
manuscripts (document genre)
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C),
Index Terms
Farrand, Beatrix → illnesses of → right hand neuritis
Farrand, Beatrix, scheduling → 1944, Oct. at DO → neuritis in right hand and
Landscape Architecture (quarterly journal) → July 1944 article on DO in → sent to MB
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → fundraising letter/pamphlet → draft sent to MB for approval

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