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Title
Ellis Russell to Ruth Havey, August 10, 1964
Sender
Ellis Russell
Recipient
Ruth Havey
Associated Name
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1964
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Writing on behalf of Mildred Bliss, Ellis Russell discusses trip abroad to assist Mrs. Bliss in moving from Scotland to London along with making arrangements for a country house in England for her. Russell expresses that Mrs. Bliss is anxious to get a progress report on the work being done and giving Ruth Havey full authority to make decisions. He also mentions Mildred Bliss' failing health.

Handwritten signature in blue ink by Ellis Russell, former personal secretary to Robert Bliss.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
L:Russell 1964.08.10
Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
travel
England
London (inhabited place)
Scotland
administrative reports
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
Mayflower Hotel (Washington, D.C.)
health
Thacher, John
letters (correspondence)
Bliss, Mildred, 1879-1969
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Havey, Ruth M. → MB wants progress report from
Russell, Ellis → relaying MB's request for RH progress report