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John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, November 28, 1945

 
Accession number D:JT 1945.11.28
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Entrance Drive
North Vista
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Rose Garden
Catalogue House
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Herb Garden
Service Court
Box Walk
Date
1945
Work types
correspondence

Description

Typewritten letter discussing decisions to be made for the gardens, such as adapting the Orangery into a Garden Center, moving garden ornament and furniture, changing plantings, paving spaces and adding paths.

States need to reduce the expense of maintaining the greenhouses.

Letter unsigned, probably written by John Thacher.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plants
Ficus (genus)
trees
flowers (plants)
bulbs (plants)
vegetables
vines
greenhouses
garden furniture
roses
oak
orchids
Dumbarton Oaks Park (Washington, D.C.)
letters (correspondence)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number D:JT 1945.11.28
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Entrance Drive
North Vista
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Rose Garden
Catalogue House
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Herb Garden
Service Court
Box Walk
Date
1945
Work types
correspondence

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