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Title
Isabelle Stover to Anne Sweeney, April 8, 1948
Alternate Title
Letter from Isabelle Stover to Anne Sweeney, April 8, 1948
Sender
Isabelle M. Stover
Recipient
Anne Sweeney
Associated Name
Beatrix Farrand
Date Written
1948
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Description

Typewritten letter mentions the Massachusetts Horticultural Society book list with marks by Isabelle M. Stover in blue pencil showing those Beatrix Farrand thinks Dumbarton Oaks should have for the library. She especially notes: "The Repton No. 434; No. 181 Gerarde and 350 Markham on Clematis."

On Beatrix Farrand's Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine letterhead with handwritten signature of Isabelle M. Stover in ink.

On typewritten correction noted.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:IMS 1948.04.08
Related Items
Details
Subjects
Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Library
books
bibliographies
Dumbarton Oaks
libraries (institutions)
Gerard, John, 1545-1612. Herball
Farrand, Beatrix (1872-1959)
Markham, Ernest, -1937. Clematis
librarians
Manks, Dorothy St. John, 1896-
Boston (Mass.)
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
weather
letters (correspondence)
Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818. Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
The herball, or, Generall historie of plantes (Gerard) → BF recommends DO buy
Gerard, John → The herball, or, Generall historie of plantes → BF recommends DO buy
Massachusetts Horticultural Society → duplicate books for sale by → BF recommendations marked on
Repton, Humphrey → title available from Mass. Hort. Society library → BF recommending No. 434

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