You are here:Home/Library & Archives/ Garden Archives/ Correspondence/ Letters and Notes/ Mildred Bliss to Robert Patterson, August 16, 1949

Mildred Bliss to Robert Patterson, August 16, 1949

 
Accession number F13:MB 1949.08.16
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Mélisande's Allée
North Vista
Bowling Green
Kitchen Gardens
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Cool House
Arbor Terrace
Date
1949
Work types
correspondence

Description

Typewritten letter discussing ongoing projects, including the North Vista platform, the Cool House transformation into a Garden Center, suppressing the old frameyard, removing the lotus arch in the Arbor Terrace, pruning and cutting some trees in Dumbarton Oaks Park, and crafting a budget.

Dictated but not signed, with handwritten corrections.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

fences
finials
pavements (surface elements)
benches (furniture)
garden furniture
sundials
walls
niches
stucco
arbors
trees
plants
panels (ornament areas)
letters (correspondence)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number F13:MB 1949.08.16
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Mélisande's Allée
North Vista
Bowling Green
Kitchen Gardens
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Cool House
Arbor Terrace
Date
1949
Work types
correspondence

Index Terms

 

Related Items