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R. B. Phelps Stone Co.
bids by
on consoles for North Court at house
on lyre consoles for Cedar Terrace
on North Vista caps & consoles
on North Vista steps, platform and cheeks
marble samples sent to MB from
North Bay steps and
cardboard shop drawing of lowest step for
drawings for
North Vista work by
south steps for Arbor Terrace and
R cypher sketch for top of gate
R Street. See also historic tablets
Dumbarton Rock location as DO boundary and
entrance gates
3 inch scale sketch for top of
after conference with Finelli, RH to change scheme for
chronological tablets for
Coles on historic tablet placement between
Coles replaced iron decoration torn from
final measurements taken for
Freund ‘adroit' in construction of
Freund adding narrow pieces to close up space between piers and
Freund bid for
Freund contract for
Freund on alterations, summary of cost for
Freund's alterations to
gilding halted due to temperature
gilding on main gate, scraping and painting rest of
gold leaf complete on
ironwork contract with Freund for
larger historic tablet could be placed between
leaf sample and lettering drawing sent to MB
plantings along path at kitchen gate to, p.47
RH pleased to see right scale in iron size choices
Steinbraker to cut "3101" after drawing figures for
wrought iron for, on Agenda of April 15th
entrances on
box hedges and
for cars, long-term garden policy on
first impressions border planting for
front of house plantings
gate posts, chronological tablets for
historic tablet for
Coles on historic tablet placement between entrance gates
hoping meets with JT's approval
larger, place between two gates for
RH and BF working on
large magnolia on South Lawn as screening for
piers at
inscriptions for
moving inscription to large tablet between
plant list for
plantings between driveway and wall along, p.47
plantings between driveway and wall along, p.48
as public entrance to DO
study to be made of moving exit to 32nd St. from
Radcliffe, Julie M.
Radcliffe College
BF advice digested and noted
BF advises against MB involvement in problem of
garden of the blind plan sent to
letter from, MB asking BF advice on
Rademaker, Abraham
Hollands Arcadia, of de vermaarde rivier den Amstel…
marked XXX (excellent)
radiator grille for house
radish
Cardinal Globe seeds
French Breakfast seeds
Sparkler seeds
rafters
ends for Kitchen Garden tool houses
railings
for balcony south of Tennis Court and east of Loggia
between east and west gates to R Street, Coles on gift table placement on
east of swimming pool
estimate for two, with handwrought leaves and lead ornamental finials
for Herb Garden balcony
iron, from Lovers' Lane to 31st St. entrance, MB on design for
for Kitchen Garden stairs
for North Vista
to be ready for Aug. 21st
iron, contract for
iron, Patterson should review planting under
models, small-scale and full-size working drawings for
schedule for installation of
for steps, Library to Orangery
for steps north of swimming pool
drawing for
Gichner estimate for ironwork for
Hughes estimate for wall and pier for
is in
promised for Aug. 31, RH hoping Finelli will finish
for swimming pool north side balcony
Railway Express Agency, Inc.
check sent to pay MB account
rain. See also storm damage
herbaceous border battering by
new wing basements flooded by
Bryce on cork floors and
storage tank and pump, for SBBG
Sweeney hoping to dry out before another deluge of
tropical, flooding of DO basements by
Rainbird (George) Ltd (bookseller)
Old garden roses, Part I, Limited edition
The rainbow bridge (Farrer)
marked X (fair)
raisins
for MB, BF to send from Calif.
for MB, cost of shipping from Calif.
MB asks BF to order and ship
Ralph (DO garden staff)
arbor garden and parking space dimensions to be measured by
assured of position at DO
Catalogue House signs repainted by
detached from Bryce's workgroup to be library messenger
DO transfer to Harvard and
garden visiting hours sign on gates made by
Lantern Slides enjoyed by
lettering and framing garden tour signs by
as library messenger
plans for Catalogue House panels by
scale model photographs and
winter tasks of and sign preparation by
Rambling through Washington (Gatchel)
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
Rand, Prof. (Harvard), as DORL Scholarly Committee member
Randall, David A.
maps on Washington burning during War of 1812 offered by
Salmagundi (Irving) offered by
description of
Randall, Vernon
Wild flowers in literature
Randolph, John
A treatise on gardening, with Warner bibliography within reprint of
marked XX (good)
Rangoon umbrellas
struggle to mend
Washington's tropical sun and
Rankin, Thomas V., Association for the Arnold Arboretum, Inc. and
Ranunculus
arrangements at Casa Dorinda with
for Blisses' winter residence in Washington
Bryce on losing, with no stock to replace
Palaflor Strain Mixed, invoice for
plants, for 1922 flower garden
Ranunculus hispidus
P. H. No. 277
Ranunculus septentrionalis
P. H. No. 278-278A (two prints)
Raphanus raphanistrum
P. H. No. 276
Rapuano, Michael
as Chair of DO Garden Advisory Committee
condolence letter to Mrs. Bradford Williams by
Griswold named Garden Fellow in landscape gardening at DO and
on Hopkins forwarding Edwards's Garden Scholarship recommendations to MB
RP meeting at DO with MB and
raspberries, north of enclosed yard, p.25
rates, BF notes on no suggestions for placement of
Rathbone, Margaret
Ratton, Charles
Rauch, Nicolas (bookseller)
catalogue of
annotated and returned to MB
received at DO
returned to Willgoose
sent to BF
Erlustierende Augenweide (Diesel) already sold by
MB grateful to Goff for sending page from catalogue of
Ravenal, Henry, Mrs.
Raymond, Marcel
Esquisse phytogéographique du Québec
received by MxF Memorial Library
Rea, John
Flora, seu, de florum cultura, or, A complete florilege: furnished with all the requisites belonging to a florist
BF recommends DO buy
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
IMS checking which title does DO own?
IMS order for
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
ordered from Staack
received from Edwards
received from Staack
shipped to DO by Staack
Read, Herbert
Icon and Idea, publication announcement
Il reale giardino di Boboli nella sua pianta e nelle sue statue (Soldini with Vascellini, engraver)
marked XX (good)
Reber, Sam, replacing Billy Phillips
Recent work on History of Botany in the Old World (Arber)
Receuil de Vues (engraved plates) (Rigaud)
June 1949 list
received from Staack
Receuil des plantes les plus usuelles - peints d'apres nature (Saverg & de Croix)
Myers's notes and estimate for restoration of
volume number on
Recording Britain, Vol. IV (Palmer, ed.)
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
The records of the Federal Convention of 1787 (M. Farrand), preface of
Recueil de dessins d'une execution peu dispendieuse (Grohmann)
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
sending to DO
Recueil des figures, groupes, thermes, fontaines, vases et autres ornemens tels qu'ils se voyent à present dans le Château et Parc de Versailles (Thomassin)
marked X (fair)
red maple. See Acer rubrum
red oak. See Quercus borealis; Quercus rubra
Redon, Odilon
BF sending to MB
gratitude for
JT learns of ultimate gift to DO of
to later be left to DO
does MB like oil painting by?
BF's impatient mind on
flower pictures by, buying from Wharton residual legatee of
MB on pleasure of oil painting by
BF delighted to hear
deep happiness for
re-acquired and smaller of the two to be willed to DO
Redouté, Pierre-Joseph
Boyceau and Hill as more precious than books by
Choix des plus belles fleurs
Feb. 1949 list
if BF satisfied, MB shall meet price for
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
La couronne de roses dediée aux dames
Les liliacées
BF on avoiding auctions to buy
MB on bidding for
MB sorry to lose out on
price too much, BF will not order
Quaritch on group in Sotheby's sale
Quaritch to notify if one becomes available
unable to buy
Les Roses
1824 edition not wanted
Arnold Arboretum has duplicate it could sell
BF not certain best edition has been offered
BF on avoiding auctions to buy
BF seeking copy of for DO
Blisses interested in Arnold Arboretum copy
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
MB on bidding for
MB sorry to lose out on
MB would love to have
offered by Staack if MB approves
Quaritch on group in Sotheby's sale
Quaritch to notify if one becomes available
received at DO
Shillaber on quality and characteristics of
Shillaber opinion needed on edition preferences for
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Smithsonian traveling exhibition scheduled to be shown at DO
wreath (engraving), cleaned by Christa Gaehde
Reed, Anna Wetherill (Mrs. Homer)`
Reef Point disposition and
Reed, Chester A.
Color key to North American birds (with Chapman)
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
in Sweeney's office
Reef Point (Gardens). See also Max Farrand Memorial Corporation
after BF's departure from. See also Reef Point, disposition of
to be left to survive
BF not giving up until she "knows the worst" regarding
BF on future funding of
BF refuses MB gift to sustain
Bar Harbor fire and
to carry on with gratitude and courage after
gratitude for Blisses' cable regarding
intact after
plants protected over winter for neighbors after
relief to hear direct news about
beauty of
azaleas enchanting in
BF wishing MB could see flowering plants at
"enchanting" in May
May in
Nov. in
spring succession of blooming at
BF reduction in work on
Blisses' visit to. See also Reef Point, MB's visit in 1950 to
agenda for
benefit to MB of
BF agrees to MB's agenda for
BF concerns regarding
BF on what to be expected during
BF's thanks for
as delight for MB
food choices for
good to hear Sweeney say MB was pleased with
July dates for
June dates for
MB's telegram more or less gibberish on
must postpone
now part of MB's inner consciousness
patience with old lady needed for
probable telegraphic misprint about?
pullman full, must postpone
RB's unexpected duties and
reset for July 19
Sweeney's book lists and
booklet describing future of
Bryce's 1943 visit to
excellence of
planning for
success of
work with Sweeney can be done at DO
Bryce's 1944 visit to
Aug. 1944 conference at DO and
BF on scheduling
JT approves if not part of DO budget
Bryce's 1945 visit to
not with JT away also
to straighten out bulb orders
Bulletin
BF's heart warmed by praise for first issue of
distribution of
mailing list of, fundraising for Reef Point and
MB wanting a complete series of
MB's ‘brava' on first issue of
presented at directors' meeting
received at DO
sent to MB
Vol. 1, No. 1, August 1946
Vol. 1, No. 2, November 1947
Vol. 1, No. 4, August 1949
Corporation
on 1956 end to gardens
conclusions on Reef Point disposition and
lack of tax exempt status for
as potential Reef Point owner
progress report, 1947-1948
progress report, 1948-1949
progress report, 1949-1950
progress report sent to MB
status of, at disposition of Reef Point
daffodils for
order placed
disposition of
BF on discussions and decisions on
BF signed title over to RP
BF's offer to donate to organization assuming control of
Crowninshield's interest in
details outlined
gardens to be discontinued in 1956
MB on distressing decision about
misconceptions about
Morris on saving of, after BF's tearing down of house at
as necessary, Oakdom scholarship healing of
Ex. Sec. of Am. Soc. of Landscape Architects' visit to
funds needed for house and grounds of
future of, as absorbing and interesting work
general progress on
gifts to, on MxF's death
herbarium at
Delafield and Russell on
equipment and supplies for
McKelvey approval of
Spaulding's work on
house
additional prints acquired from Staack for
BF's tearing down of
funds needed for
lists of prints in, sent to MB
picture postcards of
house remodeling
completion of
MB wanting details of
pushing along
scope of
slowness of
verdure tapestry as potential for
house telephone
lack of privacy with
MB wanting to speak with BF on
hurricane of Sept. 1954 and
JT's visit to
BF appreciation for
perhaps not until spring 1950
Katahdin plants growing at
labeling of plants in
library
arrangement of
BF's conditions for use of
books gone for repair or pulled from storage
development of
educational value of
ongoing work in
received at Univ. of Calif., Berkeley
Shillaber cataloging for
library book lists
marked excellent, good, or fair
marked X (fair)
marked XX (good)
marked XXX (excellent)
MB wants BF to rate for DO
most wanted at DO
new book list for DO to be made from
returned to IMS
Willgoose needs for Bliss visit to
Maine legislature bill on
Blisses offer support for
MB delighted bill has passed
MB on assurance to BF of passage of
passed and signed
RP and passage of
map of
MB congratulations on constant use of
MB's visit in 1950 to. See also Reef Point, Blisses' visit to
invitation for late June 1950
not possible
vagueness of dates for
MxF memorial library fund at
MxF to convalesce at
RB's good wishes for
operating program for, MxF's lessons on
plant list for
as reference for Sweeney
sectional plans and
unusual plants growing at
Postal Telegraph vs. Western Union for
postcards of
publication program, MB seeking information on
rare plants growing at
Readers Card for Blisses
reading room for
plans could be sent to MB as an example of
steps in development of
Rocky Woods plantings at
Russell and Delafield's visit to
BF summary of
MB wishes to be there too
plan for
Roman greetings to
stone tiger at. See tiger, stone
Sweeney potential visit to, to work on guide talks at
Sweeney's 1944 visit to, BF happy to arrange
Sweeney's 1947 visit to
balance due received from Sweeney for
BF suggesting dates for
BF suggestion of
expense statement for
hoping for daylight travel
JT endorsement of
not round trip
onto New York after
prior to her summer 1947 vacation
reservations made for
round trip?
RP suggestion of
Sweeney's 1948 visit to
agenda for
funding for
Harvard expert on rare books and
Sweeney's 1949 visit to
BF invitation for
BF looking forward to
BF's health and
MB's wish for
Sept. dates for
train arrangements for
Van Rensselaer's visit to
BF arranging
news of MB for BF during
priority of Arnold Arboretum vs.
Verbena sent to MB from
visitors to
in 1947-48, after Bar Harbor Fire
in 1948-49
in 1949-50
after MxF's death
Bar Harbor Selectmen
double the number from last year
groups of
local Garden Clubs
MB congratulations on
students mixed in with
refugees
and artists swamping Blisses during World War II
dependent, MB on increasing numbers of
Regiae villae poetice' descriptae: et Regiae Celsitudini Victoris Amedei II… (Audiberto)
BF suggests for DO Garden Library
marked XX (good)
Regole del Geminarick Restino (Da Veta)
Myers's estimate for restoration of
returned to DO by Myers
regrading. See grading
Rehder, Alfred
on BF's list of American trees
Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs hardy in the cooler temperate regions of the northern hemisphere
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
June 1949 list
received at DO
death of
Manual of cultivated trees and shrubs hardy in North America, exclusive of the subtropical and warmer temperate regions
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
in constant use at Reef Point Gardens
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
in Garden Guide office
June 1949 list
marked XXX and owned by DO
need for Catalogue House copy of
need for Pacific states' version of
nomenclature for Catalogue House displays and
suggested for DO
Sweeney welcoming talk references and
in Sweeney's office
A monograph of azaleas (with Wilson)
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
DO has copy of
DO now has duplicate copies of
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered from Fiedler
received at DO
received from Fiedler
sent to DO
sent to DO from Reef Point
will advise when received at DO
no response from
Rehmann, Elsa
American plants for American gardens (with Roberts)
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Garden making
marked X (fair)
The small place
marked X (fair)
Rehmanni
Bryce to review
Rehmanni angulata
pink
seeds order
unable to obtain seeds for
Reid, Etheldreda S. (Mrs. Fergus, Jr.)
Reef Point disposition and
Reid, Helen (Mrs. Ogden)
nerines offered by
locating correspondence about
MB further inquiry about
too many and too costly
Reid, Horace
Reid, John
The Scot's Gard'ner
marked XX (good)
Reinhardt, Aurelia Henry
opening of DO research library and museum and
Rejouissances et fétes magnifiques qui se sont faites en Baviere l'an 1722… (Bretagne Augustin)
collated at Harvard
June 1949 list
Shillaber to collate
not yet received at DO
received at DO
reliefs
for terrace E
fountain
religious medallions. See Byzantine religious medallions
Remarks on forest scenery, and other woodland views (Gilpin)
marked XX (good)
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Répertoire de couleurs pour aider à la détermination des couleurs des fleurs, des feuillages et des fruits (Oberthür with Société française des chrysanthémistes and Dauthaney)
BF recommends DO buy from Staack
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
received from Staack
Repiton garden, Williamsburg, Va., plant list
A Report by Mr. C. R. Ashbee to the Council of the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest and Natural Beauty on His Visit to the U.S. in the Council's Behalf, Oct. 1930 to Feb. 1931
received by MxF Memorial Library
Report on the forests of North America (exclusive of Mexico) (Sargent)
marked X (fair)
A report on the trees and shrubs growing naturally in the forests of Massachusetts (Emerson)
BF recommends DO buy
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered by BF from Mass. Hort. Library
ordered from Lundberg
received by MxF Memorial Library
Representation au naturel des chateaux de Weissenstein au dessus de Pommersfeld (Kleiner)
accept if satisfactory after inspection
acquisition of
to come
June 1949 list
Myers's estimate for restoration of
notes on Myers's repairs for
offered by Staack if MB approves
received at DO
Repton, Humphrey
Designs for the pavilion at Brighton
accept if satisfactory after inspection
June 1949 list
offered by Staack if MB approves
received at DO
Landscape gardening and landscape architecture
BF recommends DO buy
Sweeney's 1948 research on
A letter to Uvedale Price, Esq., containing remarks on his Essay on the Picturesque
BF recommends DO buy
Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening
being collated at Harvard
BF questioning price for
BF recommends DO buy
bought through Quaritch
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
does DO already own?
has BF seen?
June 1949 list
marked XXX (excellent)
MB asks BF to bid on
MB pleased with purchase of
not owned by DO
received at DO
recommended by Mass. Hort. librarian
sold to another customer
from Yorke's library
Price letter to, bound with An Essay of the Picturesque…
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
ordered for DO
Sketches and hints on landscape gardening
BF recommends DO buy
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XXX (excellent)
title available from Mass. Hort. Society library
BF not wanting
BF on seeing before deciding
BF recommending No. 434
need BF advice on
Repton, Humphrey and J. Adey Repton
Fragments on the theory and practice of landscape gardening
BF recommends DO buy
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
MB on ordering from Quaritch
offered by Quaritch in London
received at DO
Shillaber's comments on
Research Fellow in landscape gardening. See Fellows at DO
residence. See House at DO
rest rooms. See comfort station for DO gardens' visitors
retaining walls. See walls, retaining
The retir'd gardener: in six parts, the two first being dialogues between a gentleman and a gardener… (Gentil)
Revue des Études Byzantines
Laurent review of The Dumbarton Oaks Collection (Ross) in
Reynolds, Alice
lending Fogg Library books on El Greco to MB
Rhamnus frangula
Rhexia princeps
P. H. No. 279
rhizomes, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rhodeen, Ashland County, Virginia, daffodil catalog from
Rhododendron (Royal Horticultural Society publication)
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
received by MxF Memorial Library
Rhododendron (rhododendrons). See also specific species of
in bloom, Sweeney on
at Casa Dorinda
in DO Park, small scale of planting needed against
for DO Park streamside
dwarf, given to Reef Point Gardens
near Superintendent's Cottage, removed
north of enclosed yard, p.25
northwest of Mrs. Clark's cottage, p.26
on path to Mrs. Clark's cottage from service walk, p.25
on path to paint house from Mrs. Clark's path, p. 26
for R Street border
S. E. No. 22 (hybrids)
S. E. No. 23 (varieties)
Sweeney welcoming talk references to
Unicorn Lady to be placed between trees among
Rhododendron arboeum var. album
plants wanted from Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Rhododendron arborescens. See also Azalea arborescens
Rhododendron brachyanthum
seeds wanted from Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Rhododendron calendulaceum
Rhododendron catawbiense
at Butler's Cottage
Rhododendron caucasium
seeds wanted from Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Rhododendron dauricum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron gandavensis
Rhododendron hippophaeoides
at Reef Point
Rhododendron impeditum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron kamtschaticum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron keleticum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron ledifolia (alba), Rhododendron mucronatum vs.
Rhododendron lepidodotum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron maximum
at Butler's Cottage
in the Copse
in the Copse, p.37
at Director's house and terrace, p.33
on drive from 32nd St. to garage court, p.34
between greenhouse side door and road, p.38
Hillside back and east of greenhouse and west to spring
replacement quantity for DO Park of
Rosebay variety, S. E. No. 24
on service road to rock wall near Hazel Walk, p.35
at Superintendent's Cottage, p.29
at Superintendent's Cottage and around conservatory/Orangery
Rhododendron micranthum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron molle
Rhododendron mucronatum, Rhododendron ledifolia (alba) vs.
Rhododendron nudiflorum
Rhododendron obovatum
seeds wanted from Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Rhododendron obtusum var. Kaempferi
Rhododendron phoeniceum
S. E. No. 25
Rhododendron ponticum
S. E. Nos. 26 and 27
Rhododendron reticulatum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron russatum
at Reef Point
Rhododendron ungernii
at Reef Point
Rhododendron vaseyi
Rhododendron viscosum
The Rhododendron Year Book (Royal Horticultural Society)
1948, received at DO
1937-39 and succeeding years , marked XX (good)
Rhododendrons, azaleas, magnolias, camellias and ornamental cherries (Johnson)
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
Rhododendrons (Millais)
BF hesitating to order without MB's approval
BF recommends for DO Garden Library
bought through Quaritch
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
IMS order for
June 1949 list
marked XXX and owned by Arnold Arboretum
MB approves purchase
MB on bidding for
MB pleased with purchase of
not yet in DO Garden Library
Quaritch on group in Sotheby's sale
received at DO
sent to DO by BF
suggested for DO
Sweeney glad BF has ordered
Yorke as previous owner of
Rhododendrons and azaleas (Jack and Jack)
marked XX (good)
Rhododendrons and azaleas; their origins, cultivation and development (Bowers)
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XXX and owned by Arnold Arboretum
recommended by Mass. Hort. librarian
suggested for DO
Rhododendrons for everyone (Ward)
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
ordered from Woodburn
received from Woodburn
Rhodora
back cover featuring book for sale
held by Reef Point Garden library
at Reef Point
should DO subscribe to it?
Rhodotypos kerrioides
32nd Street border, south side
along kitchen gate path to R St. exit, p.47
no print of
at Superintendent's Cottage
and around conservatory/Orangery
at Superintendent's Cottage, p.29
Rhodotypos scandeus (jetbead)
Rhus
on slope between Superintendent's Cottage and Fellow's Quarters, p.27
Rhus copallina
in Catalogue House display Oct. 4, 1941
S. D. No. 73
Rhus cotinus
Rhus glabra
Rhus hirta
S. D. No. 74
Rhus toxicodendron radicans
C. No. 39 (poison ivy)
Rhus typhina
in Catalogue House display Oct. 4, 1941
Rhus vernix
in Catalogue House display Oct. 4, 1941
S. D. No. 75
Rhycospermum
for Orangery
Rhythmic form in art (Richter)
Ribbey, Miss
Ribes albidum
S. D. No. 76
Ribes rubrum
S. D. No. 77
Rich, Robert F.
Richardson, Albert Edward, Sir
The old inns of England
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
June 1949 list
Richardson, Helen, on Girl Scouts supporting open garden day at DO
Richter, Gisela M. A.
Greek inscription honoring BF and
MB detained, asks if RH can review inscription
has not written on the Greek form
MB asks for review of Greek inscription by
MB seeking copy of her work on the Greek form
reviewing Greek inscription
Richter, Irma
Rhythmic form in art
Richter catalogue, Ross catalogue of DO museum objects compared with
Richter land area, at SBBG, brush removal costs for
Ricinus communis
P. H. No. 280
panels below center map
Ricker, Mr., to photograph orchids at DO
Ricket, Dennis
Rickett, Harold William
The green earth
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
in Garden Guide office
in Sweeney's office
Riddell's plants of southern California
to be written and published
Riddle, Dewey
Blisses and
Ridgway, Robert
Color standards and color nomenclature
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XXX and owned by Arnold Arboretum
suggested for DO
Ries, Friedrich
Die Gartenkunst in Wort und Bild (with Meyer)
marked X (fair)
Ries, V. H.
Pruning and repairing of trees, shrubs, and ornamentals
marked X (fair)
ordered from Mass. Hort. Library
Rigaud
big collection of views by
collection of prints by, bought from Staack
Receuil de Vues (engraved plates)
BF on acquisition for Garden Library of
June 1949 list
received from Staack
Riggs, Lutah Maria
library window placement in new SBBG building and
SBBG new building plans and
Riggs National Bank
unsure that MB and Mrs. RWB are the same person
Riha-Stouma treasure
Ross list of pieces comprising
Ross paper on
Ross theories on
rings. See Byzantine rings
Riordan, Charles E., Mrs.
Ristigouche River, Canada
MxF fishing on
MxF on lack of fish caught from
MxF to go salmon fishing on
river god head
for Arbor Terrace fountain
for Herb Garden fountain
mock-ups for
for terrace E fountain
Rivers, Thomas
The miniature fruit garden
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XXX (excellent)
suggested for DO
Rivina humilis
S. D. No. 78
Rizzi, Cesare, Italian envelopes by
roads. See also entrance drive or roads; service road at DO; service road at SBBG through Ceanothus section
from forsythia steps to Catalogue House
for Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
in Canon to south boundary
description of
design of
hillside, to gray section
as major priority, construction estimate for
Planning Committee on
service, across Mission Creek to quarry
surfacing, as major priority
Roadside improvement (Simonson and Royall)
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Robbins, Olive
Robbins, William J.
Van Rensselaer visit to New York Botanical Garden and
Robert, Paul A.
Les fleurs des Alpes…
received by MxF Memorial Library
Robert, Philippe H.
The alpine flora (with Correvon)
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
Sept. 1948
Robert Patterson, Agent. See also Patterson, Robert W.
Harvard account for
BF delayed his sending statement on
Roberti, F.
Icones plantarum
with broken hinge
hinge repair on
Myers's estimate for restoration of
returned for further instructions
shipped to DO via Railway Express with invoice
Robertiella robertianum
P. H. No. 281
Roberts, Edith A.
American plants for American gardens (with Rehmann)
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Roberts, Lawrence, Mr. and Mrs.
opening of DO research library and museum and
Roberts, Owen J., Mrs.
Robinia hispida
Robinia nigra
black locust, Nos. 24, 48, 49, 51, 62
Robinia pseudoacacia
in the Copse, p.37
Hillside back and east of greenhouse and west to spring
north of enclosed yard, p.25
northwest of Mrs. Clark's cottage, p.26
Nos. 13, 28-32, 35
Nos. 121-122, 125, 159
numerous
on path to paint house from Mrs. Clark's path, p. 26
pool to Lovers' Lane gate
on slope between Superintendent's Cottage and Fellow's Quarters, p.27
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
T.D. No. 91 (flowers only)
T.D. No. 92 (Leaves and flower cluster)
west of property yard, p.25
Robinia viscosa
T.D. No. 93 (Leaves and flower cluster)
Robinson, Benjamin Lincoln
Gray's manual of botany, 7th ed. and
in DO Garden Library
Handbook of the flowers, plants and ferns of the central and northeastern U.S. and Canada
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XXX (excellent)
suggested for DO
Robinson, David M.
Downey on Blisses' inability to fund volume by
Robinson, Florence Bell
Planting design
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Robinson, Mr.
condolences to MxF on death of
Robinson, Ridgely K.
as DO Garden Scholarship recipient in 1959
Robinson, William
Alpine flowers for gardens
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
Alpine plants for gardens, 4th ed.
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
ordered from Dulau
as English professional gardener
Garden design and architects' gardens; two reviews, illustrated, to show, by actual examples from British gardens, that clipping and aligning trees to make them harmonise' with architecture is barbarous, needless, and inartistic
BF recommends DO buy
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered by BF from Mass. Hort. Library
Sweeney confirms DO does not have and wants to buy
Sweeney to check DO holdings for
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Gravetye Manor, or, Twenty years' work round an old manor house: being an abstract from the Tree and Garden Book of Gravetye Manor, Sussex kept by the owner
accept if satisfactory after inspection
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
offered by Staack if MB approves
ordered from Dulau
received at DO
My wood fires and their story
received by MxF Memorial Library
portrait at Reef Point of
The English flower garden and home grounds: design and arrangement shown by existing examples of gardens in Great Britain and Ireland, followed by a description of the plants, shrubs and trees for the open-air garden and their culture
in DO Garden Library
in DO Rare Book Room year 1941
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
Sept. 1948
in Sweeney's office
The garden beautiful: home woods and home landscape
Sweeney's 1948 research on
The parks, promenades, & gardens of Paris, described and considered in relation to the wants of our own cities, and the public and private gardens
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered from Fletcher
received at DO
The virgin's bower, clematis: climbing kinds and their culture at Gravetye Manor
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
ordered from Gregory
ordered from Staack
received from Gregory
received from Staack
shipped to DO by Staack
The wild garden: or, our groves and gardens made beautiful by the naturalisation of hardy exotic plants; being one way onwards from the dark ages of flower gardening, with suggestions for the regeneration of the bare borders of the London Parks
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
order for
ordered by BF but not received
ordered for Sweeney's Garden Guide Library
Sweeney on receiving
in Sweeney's office
rocaille
for Swimming Pool and Loggia
inspiration for walls and fountains
mock-ups
print by H.L. Bradley
Rock and water gardens (Meyer)
marked X (fair)
The rock garden (Jenkins)
marked X (fair)
Rock garden and alpine plants (Correvon)
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XXX, owned by DO and Arnold Arboretum
Sept. 1948
suggested for DO
Rock garden plants (Elliott)
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
Sept. 1948
rock garden plants, hand list of (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
suggested for DO
Rock gardening (Irving)
marked X (fair)
Rock gardens, illustrated (Rockwell)
marked X (fair)
ordered from Fiedler
Rock gardens and alpine plants (Sanders)
marked XX (good)
Rock gardens: how to make and maintain them (Meredith)
marked X (fair)
Rock gardens: how to plan and plant them (Edwards)
marked X (fair)
Rock of Dumbarton
Clark on location of, as boundary for DO
on historic tablet
Queen Anne grant to N. Beall of
Rockefeller, Abby Aldrich
Rockefeller, John D., Jr.
Rockley, Lady. See Cecil, Mrs. Evelyn
rocks and minerals, Sweeney search for book on
Rockville Fuel & Feed Co., as washed gravel aggregate concrete contractor
Rockwell, F. F.
10,000 garden questions answered
ordered from Mass. Hort. Library
Gardening indoors and under glass
bought for DO by BF
June 1949 list
ordered from Fiedler
received from Fiedler
Gardening with peat moss…
received by MxF Memorial Library
Irises
ordered
ordered from Argosy
Rock gardens, illustrated
marked X (fair)
ordered from Fiedler
The book of bulbs
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
ordered from Fiedler
Rocky Mountain flowers (Clements and Clements)
marked X (fair)
Rodale Books Incorporated (bookseller)
Topiary received and check enclosed for
Rodick, Serenus Burleigh
death of
on Reef Point Board of Directors
Rogers (T.) & Co. (Packers) Ltd., receipt for MB
Rogers, Julia Ellen
The tree book
in bad condition in DO Garden Library
in Garden Guide office
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
in Sweeney's office
Rogers, Nellie (Mrs. Francis)
Rogers, Prof., at Appleton, Wisc., as source for plates of trees in color
Roget's Thesaurus, MxF's preference for
Rohde, Eleanour Sinclair
A garden of herbs
marked X (fair)
ordered
ordered from Argosy
Sweeney to consider acquiring
books on plants, herbals, etc. by
Gardens of delight throughout the year
ordered
ordered from Argosy
Shakespeare's wild flowers: fairy lore, gardens, herbs, gatherers of simples and bee lore
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered from Dulau
price for, held in reserve
received in Bar Harbor
The old English gardening books
in DO Garden Library
in DO Rare Book Room year 1941
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
in Mrs. Clark's custody
The old English herbals
BF recommends DO buy
in DO Garden Library
in DO Rare Book Room year 1941
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
in Mrs. Clark's custody
received by MxF Memorial Library
The old-world pleasaunce, an anthology
marked X (fair)
received by MxF Memorial Library
The scented garden
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
ordered
ordered from Argosy
ordered from Woodburn
received from Woodburn
The story of the garden
marked X (fair)
ordered from Argosy
Rollins, R. C., Dr., at Gray Herbarium
Rollins, Reed Clark
Le Roman de la Rose (Guillaume)
BF advises against purchasing
The romance of plant hunting (Ward)
marked X (fair)
A romance of trees (Wilson)
marked XX (good)
Romborg. See McLeod & Romborg Stone Co.
Römische antikengärten des XVI. Jahrhunderts (Hülsen)
in DO Garden Library
in DO Rare Book Room 1941
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
in Mrs. Clark's custody
Roof Structures Inc., estimate for arbor in Arbor Terrace by
roofs
Kitchen Garden toolhouse
Orangery
lattice panels for
Root, Irving C.
BF and JT to meet with
BF on urgent call on cleaning of DO Parks branch to
Blisses' displeasure at upkeep of DO Park and
Blisses' visit to DO and
on circular path on Clifton hillside
to collaborate with Bryce
on collaboration with Park committee
contact information for
DO Park Committee and
on appointments to
BF on discussing formation of
June meeting of
making official and
RB on composition of
status of appointments to?
still uncommittal about?
fall 1941 meeting with
BF suggesting
date and time set for
Drury and
gift of DO Park to the nation and
invitation accepted
on nature walk through DO Park
not prodding after recent stream flooding
not wanting to proceed until hearing from Blisses
opening discussion with, as favorable
possible reasons for dragging feet of
as potential helper for Bryce
shown desires to maintain spirit of DO Park
spring 1942 meeting with
date and time set for
JT pleased with
Kline, BF, and
postponed by BF
on storm water sewer line "D" through DO Park
BF thoughts on
who to prod to get answer from?
rootstocks, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Roper, Lanning
article on DO for RHS journal by
nudging MB to review
sent to MB for her review
Rosa (species). See also roses
East Lawn, Lovers' Lane to Wilderness
Fountain Terrace
Harrison yellow
Lovers' Lane to Wilderness
Rosa alba
oil made from Rosa damascena and, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosa blanda
shrub grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa bradwardine
shrub grown at DO
Rosa canina
preserves made from
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosa centifolia
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
for educational interest
on Rose Hill
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa damascena
for educational interest
oil made from Rosa alba and
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosa ecae
shrubs grown at DO
Rosa eglanteria
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa gallica
for educational interest
Rosa gardenia
on Museum Cortile, north side, p.17
Rosa hugonis
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
Bu. No. 106 hybrids with tulip hybrids in vase
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
shrubs grown at DO
Rosa moschata (musk rose)
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosa moyesi
shrubs grown at DO
Rosa multiflora
from Beech Terrace to Loggia, p.44
east along walk between R St. wall and 31st St. entrance, p.19
in garage court on walls, p.39
in Green Garden, p.44
north of enclosed yard, p.25
shrubs grown at DO
from Terrior Column to entrance gate, right side, p.51
Rosa nitida
Rosa rosarum ex horto poetarum (Boyle)
marked XX (good)
Rosa roxburghii
at Reef Point
Rosa rubifolia
shrubs grown at DO
Rosa rubiginosa
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
fruit of, in Catalogue House display Oct. 4, 1941
S. D. No. 80
shrub grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa rugosa
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
S. D. No. 79
shrubs grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Sweeney welcoming talk references to
Rosa setigera
Prairie rose, Sweeney welcoming talk references to
shrubs grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa spinosissima
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
for educational interest
on Rose Hill
S. D. No. 81
shrubs grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa spinosissima Altaica
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
on Rose Hill
S. D. No. 82
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosa villosa
preserves made from
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosa virginiana
Rosa wichuriana
Rosa Willmottiae x Moyesi
Rosa zenobia
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Rosaceae family, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Roscoe manuscript notes and drawings
The rose; a treatise on the cultivation, history, family characteristics, etc. (Ellwanger)
BF recommends DO buy
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
ordered
ordered by BF from Mass. Hort. Library
ordered from Argosy
received from Argosy
Sweeney to check DO holdings for
Rose, Joseph Nelson
The Cactaceae; descriptions and illustrations of plants of the cactus family (with Britton)
recommended by Mass. Hort. librarian
The rose garden (Paul)
offered by Rossignol
Rose Hill. See also Rose Terrace or Garden
plantings on
Rose Hill note book
notes on Myers's repairs for
Werner to make case for
The rose in America (McFarland)
marked X (fair)
Rose Terrace or Garden
baldachins (canopies)
above seat on stair landing to terrace D
beds for refurbishing in
boxwood
to be replaced
encroaching on roses in
large, removal of
colors for
BF grateful to JT's acquiesence on pinks in
BF on keeping pinks in
JT willing to keep pinks in
stressed in pinks on salmon and buff shades, p.41
creepers hiding view from Box Terrace to
design choices for
Blisses not wanting marble tub bath for
as flat with stone wall on west side of
scale of, as too small
finalities tablet or plaque
improved with reduced edgings
Kearney's list of replacements or additions to
long-term care plan for
Orangery photographed from, for postcard
paving in, BF on design and
photograph of
for Landscape Architecture article
for postcard
view east from Beech Terrace
plans for
plantings in
replanting, replacements, or replenishments to
long-term garden policy on
as major cost in 1943
or new beds in, to be discussed with MB
replanting of large roses
agreement on
retaining wall at south end
RH adaptation of Bosquet pool to
seat on stair landing to Flower Garden
steps between herbaceous border and
to be made safer
steps to Box Terrace from, McLeod & Romborg Stone Co. proposal for
visitor damage from walking through
wall, north end of Arbor Terrace and
rosemary
for British scented garden for the blind
at Casa Dorinda
transplanting of
The Rosenbach Company (bookseller)
Wilton Garden (Caus)
decision not to purchase from
quality of copy to be checked
report to MB on price and quality of
review copy returned to
sent with description of to BF for review
Rosenberg-Orsini, Justine, Gräfin
Alticchiero
BF suggests for DO Garden Library
in DO Garden Library
DO has copy of
in DO Rare Book Room 1941
marked XX (good)
in Mrs. Clark's custody
Rosengarten, Frederic, Mrs.
Reef Point disposition and
Rosenthal (Bernard M.), Inc. (bookseller)
MB avoids the Steerbeck, but asks about the Gerard Herbal
MB inspects and buys two books from
MB refuses offer of Byzantine early and first editions from
sending Parke-Bernet Galleries auction catalog to MB
Vanvitelli's Dichiarazione bought from
Vanvitelli's Dichiarazione offered by
has been asked for
Rosenthal (bookseller)
offer of Mar. 30, 1949 by
Rosenthal (Ludwig) Antiquariaat (bookseller)
Institucion de la religion Christiana; compuesta en quatro libros y dividia en capitulos (Calvin)
Rosenthal, Erwin
(A.) Rosenthal, Ltd.
MB will meet price for Redouté Choix des plus belles fleurs if satisfied with volume
roses
Aaron Ward. See roses, Mrs. Aaron Ward
American Beauty
American Pillar
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard, p.20
in Rose Garden, p.42
Ami Quinard (star rose)
1943 order for
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Amy Robsart
Angels Mateu
for Rose Garden
Apeles mestris ?
Ariel
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Betty
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
in Rose Garden, p.42
Betty Uprichard (star rose)
availability of
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
orders for
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Blaze (climber)
for Rose Garden
Bobbink & Atkins unable to supply varieties listed
booklet on, as gift to Blisses from Dvornik
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
various
bushy, on walk from gate to Terrior Column, Sweeney on identifying
Butterfly (star rose). See also roses, Mme. Butterfly
invoice for
at Casa Dorinda
arrangements using
in spring
Cecile Brunner
at Fellows' Quarters west apartment courtyard, p.28
in Rose Garden, p.42
Cherokee White
climbing
in Catalogue House displays
on elm tree blaze at Superintendent's Cottage, p.29
on Goat Walk from Wisteria Arbor to Box Walk, p.45
list of grown at DO
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard, p.20
plant listings
Climbing Talisman
for Rose Garden
Confidence
for Rose Garden
Countess Vandal
for Rose Garden
Dainty Bess
in Rose Garden, p.42
Dorothy Perkins
Douglas MacArthur
availability of
orders for
Dr. Huey
for Rose Garden
Dr. Van Fleet
in Rose Garden, p.42
Duchess of Wellington
in Rose Garden, p.42
Eclipse
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
for educational interest
Ellen Willmott
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
order for
Emily Grey ?
English, newspaper article on
Ethel James
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
invoice
order for
Etoile de Holland
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
order for
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Feu Pernet-Ducher
Bobbink & Atkins availability and price for?
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests McGredy's Sunset in place of
Conard-Pyle prices for?
in Rose Garden, p.42
Fireflame
in Rose Garden, p.42
Frau Karl Drueski
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Frederico Casas
in Rose Garden, p.42
Fredrico Casas
Gardenia
for Rose Garden
Gloire de Dijon
Golden Dawn
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoices
order for
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Golden Moss
Gruss an Aachen
in Rose Garden, p.42
Harrison's yellow
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
on Rose Hill
Harry Kirk
Bobbink & Atkins availability and price for?
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests Luna in place of
Conard-Pyle prices for?
in Rose Garden, p.42
Hiawatha
hybrid, at rear of Fellows' Quarters near Bryce's office, laundry &c., p.28
Innocence
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
invoice
order for
in Rose Garden, p.42
Irish Elegance
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Isobel
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
invoice
order for
Jacotte
Joanna Hill
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests as replacement for Roselandia
Kaiserin Auguste Viktoria
availability of
invoices
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
order for
in Rose Garden, p.42
Katharine Zeimet
in Rose Garden, p.42
Killarney (pink shades)
BF on keeping
JT willing to keep
Killarney (white)
availability of
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
order for
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Killarney Queen
in Rose Garden, p.42
Lady Alice Stanley
BF on replacement of
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
JT agrees to replacement of
order for
in Rose Garden, p.42
Lady Hillingdon
Bobbink & Atkins availability and price for?
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests Mrs. Pierre S. duPont in place of
Conard-Pyle prices for?
Lady Margaret Stewart, replacement on Rose Terrace of
Lady Penzance
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
Lamarque, for Orangery
Lord Penzance
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
on Rose Hill
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
Luna
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests as replacement for Harry Kirk
Madame Butterfly. See also roses, Butterfly
invoice for
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
in Rose Garden, p.42
Madame Gregor Stachelin
for Rose Garden
Marechal Niel, for Orangery
Marie Adelaide
Bobbink & Atkins availability and price for?
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests Soeur Theresa in place of
Conard-Pyle prices for?
replacement on Rose Terrace of
in Rose Garden, p.42
Marie Pavic
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Marie van Houtte
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mary Wallace
McGredy's Sunset
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests as replacement for Feu Pernet Ducher
Mermaid
at Fellows' Quarters center courtyard entrance, p.27, on fence
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard, p.20
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mme. Butterfly. See also roses, Butterfly
invoice for
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mme. Cochet-Cochet
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoices
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
order for
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mme. d'Bruant
Mme. Gregoire Staechlin
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mme. Gregor Stachelin
Mme. Jos. Perraud
invoice
Mme. Plantier
Mme. Staechlin
Mojave
for Rose Garden
moss rose Salet, on Rose Hill
Mrs. Aaron Ward
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
replacement on Rose Terrace of
Mrs. E. C. Van Rossem
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mrs. E. Pembroke Thom
Conard-Pyle Co. can supply
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoice
order for
replacement on Rose Terrace of
Mrs. Erskine Pembroke
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mrs. Henry Morse
on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Mrs. Pierre S. du Pont
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests as replacement for Lady Hillingdon
in Rose Garden, p.42
New Dawn
for Rose Garden
Noanna Hill. See roses, Joanna Hill
Noisette, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Old, account of payment for
Old Gold, on Kearney's list of replacements or additions
Orange Nassau, invoice for
Peace
for Rose Garden
Peach Blow
Peachblow
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available
Conard-Pyle Co. quantities available and price for
Conard-Pyle prices for?
invoices
order for
in Rose Garden, p.42
Persian yellow
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
on Rose Hill
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
Poinsettia
for Rose Garden
Poulsen's pink
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk, p.31
President Hoover
for Rose Garden
Red Radiance
invoice for
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Reveil Dijonais
Reveille Dijonais
in Rose Garden, p.42
Reville Dijonis
rose hips of various kinds, in whirligig display at Catalogue House Oct. 4, 1941
Roselandia
Bobbink & Atkins availability and price for?
Conard-Pyle Co. suggests Joanna Hill in place of
Conard-Pyle prices for?
plantings in Rose Garden
replacement on Rose Terrace of
in Rose Garden, p.42
Royal Scarlet hybrid
Salmon Spray
Scheoner's nutkana
Serene (star rose) invoice
shrub
grown at DO, list of
north of enclosed yard, p.25
Silver Moon
climber grown at DO
at Fellows' Quarters center courtyard entrance, p.27
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard
on north fence between kitchen garden and frame yard, p.20
plantings for Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Silver Moon Mermaid
on north fence of kitchen garden, p.30
Simplicity
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
invoice
order for
single, as gift to Reef Point Gardens
Soeur Theresa, Conard-Pyle Co. suggests as replacement for Marie Adelaide
Spanish Beauty, climber grown at DO
Sseuss An Achen
for Rose Garden
standards, ordered for DO
Sweeney welcoming talk references to
notes on
Talisman
plantings in Rose Garden
in Rose Garden, p.42
Vesuvius
Bobbink & Atkins prices for?
invoice
order for
Wm. A. Richardson
on Box Ellipse walk overlooking Catalogue Knoll, p.40
Iris Hill - Ellipse to Branch East of Forsythia Hill
from Iris Hill to bird walk and steps to cherry hill, p.31
in Rose Garden, p.42
shrub grown at DO
York and Lancaster, on Rose Hill
Zenobia
shrub grown at DO
from steps at foot of bird walk to forsythia walk
Les roses (Redouté)
1824 edition not wanted
Arnold Arboretum has duplicate it could sell
Blisses interested in
BF not certain best edition has been offered
BF on avoiding auctions to buy
BF seeking copy of for DO
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
MB on bidding for
MB sorry to lose out on
MB would love to have
offered by Staack if MB approves
Quaritch on group in Sotheby's sale with
Quaritch to notify if one becomes available
received at DO
Shillaber on quality and characteristics of
Shillaber opinion needed on edition preferences for
Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Roses, their history, development and introduction (Pemberton)
marked X (fair)
marked XX (good)
Roses for all American climates (Thomas)
marked X (fair)
Roses for English gardens (Jekyll and Mawley)
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Dulau's price for, held in reserve
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
ordered from Dulau
received in Bar Harbor
received at DO
Roses in color and cultivation (Mansfield)
BF suggesting usefulness for Sweeney of
Roses of the world in color
BF on usefulness for Sweeney of
marked X (fair)
rosewood, Sweeney's garden talk notes about
Rosina, Magdalena, photographs of
Rosmarinus officinalis
S. E. No. 28
Ross, Janet
Florentine villas
marked XX (good)
Ross, Marvin C.
asking Blisses' permission to use photographs for his book
on Blisses and imperial couple and Mother of God on ring
on Blisses' contributions to Byzantine scholarship
Byzantine ring photograph
on DO catalogue of Byzantine objects to be best possible
on DO gardens
on DO party
glass paste cameo photographs
gratitude for Blisses' funding research trip to Russia for
Guggenheim fellowship awarded (1938) to
on Laurent review of The Dumbarton Oaks Collection
on London visit's importance to DO catalogue and his book on enamels
Museum catalogue by
need for research position to complete book by
photograph of serpentine bowl carved with figure of St. Demetrius by
postcards to Blisses from Russia and Prague from
to read book's first draft at DO Symposium
report to Blisses on travel study in Russia
talk to visitiors to DO Museum by
visa for research trip to Russia by
approved
Wittig (Hamburg publisher) meeting with
Ross, Robert
Washington burning during War of 1812 and
Rossi, Giovanni Giaccomo
Le fontane di Roma nelle piazze e lvoghi pvblici della città
marked XXX (excellent)
Rossignol, Henri (bookseller)
The rose garden (Paul) offered by
Rostenberg (Leona) Rare Books (bookseller)
Rostovtzeff, Michael Ivanovich
as DO Conference of Nov. 1940 speaker
as DORL Scholarly Committee member
Rotch, Arthur, as architect of Reef Point house
Rothery, Agnes
The joyful gardener
received by MxF Memorial Library
Rothery, Guy Cadogan
Staircase gardens and garden steps
marked XX (good)
Rothschild, Mme. Edouard de, as non-Aryan in occupied France
Rouault, Georges, letter to M. Dayot by
Roubo, André Jacob
L'Art du Treillageur
to be added to 3-star list
Roudillon, Monsieur, Byzantine art and
Rousseau, Jacques
A Travers l'Ungave
received by MxF Memorial Library
Le Voyage d'Andre Michaux au Lac Mistassini in 1792
received by MxF Memorial Library
Rousselon, M. H.
Le jardinier pratique; ou, Guide des Amateurs dans la Culture des Plantes Utiles et Agréables…
received by MxF Memorial Library
Roux-Spitz, Michel
Exposition des arts décoratifs, Paris, 1925: bâtiments et jardins
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Rowan, Judy, Lady
Rowan, Leslie
Rowley, Joshua F.
Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
director of, on gardening during the War
plants wanted from
Reef Point herbarium and
seeds given to Reef Point Gardens by
Royal Botanic Gardens. See also Kew Gardens; Royal Horticultural Society
hand list of coniferae
in Garden Guide office
hand list of herbaceous plants
3rd ed., in Garden Guide office
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
marked XX (good)
marked XXX and owned by DO
suggested for DO
hand list of rock garden plants
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
suggested for DO
hand list of trees and shrubs
to compare with Harvard Landscape Library
in Garden Guide office
marked XXX and owned by DO
suggested for DO
handbooks on trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants, and coniferae
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked XX (good)
in Sweeney's office
Royal gardens (Ward)
bought for DO by BF
in DO Garden Library
Feb. 1949 list
marked X (fair)
ordered from Dulau
received from Blackwell's
Royal Horticultural Society. See also Royal Botanic Gardens
150th centenary exhibition catalogue of
books received at DO from
committee member wanting to visit DO
Daffodils (yearbook)
Feb. 1949 list
marked XX (good)
received by MxF Memorial Library
Daffodils and Narcissus (yearbook)
June 1949 list
declines to publish article on New Jersey gardens
dues for Bryce and Van Rensselaer in
gifts to Reef Point Gardens by
Horticultural colour chart
in DO Garden Library
Index to journal and list of awards
added to MxF Library at Reef Point
Journal, First Series, 1846-1855, Vols. 1 to 9
received by MxF Memorial Library
Journal, New Series, 5 Vols.
received by MxF Memorial Library
The Lily Year Book
1948, added to MxF Library at Reef Point
1948, received at DO
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
marked X (fair)
marked XX (good)
received by MxF Memorial Library
New Plants of the Year 1949, No. 3
received by MxF Memorial Library
Proceedings, 1859-1865, Vols. 1 to 5
received by MxF Memorial Library
Rhododendron (yearbook)
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
received by MxF Memorial Library
Roper article on DO gardens to be published by
asking MB to review and coordinate photographs for
nudging MB to review
Synge pleased with article and photographs from MB give wide selection
secretary of, on gardening during the War
Species of rhododendrons, received at DO
Transactions, First Series, 1807-30, Vols. 1 to 7
received by MxF Memorial Library
Royal palaces and gardens (Nixon)
marked XX (good)
Royal Seed Establishment. See Sutton (Dr.) & Sons Ltd.
Royall, R. E.
Roadside improvement (with Simonson)
Sweeney's 1948 research on
Royaument, Abbaye de
Cercle Culturel de, membership brochure
music season 1958, brochure on
Rubber Committee
meetings at DO during World War II of
rubbish yard, at Reef Point
Rubenstein, Helena (Princess Gourielli)
Rubus odoratus
S. D. No. 83
Rubus procumbens
S. D. No. 84
Rubus rosaefolius
S. D. No. 85
Rubus villosus
S. D. No. 86
Rudbeckia
Autumn Glow seeds
Golden Sunset seeds
Purperea seeds
Rudbeckia hirta
Bi. No. 10 (Sweeney questions: biennial or annual?)
Rudbeckia laciniata
in whirligig display at Catalogue House Oct. 4, 1941
Rudbeckia triloba
Ann. No. 70
rue, on terrace E
p.49
Rules of civility (Washington)
Rumex acetosella
P. H. No. 282
top border bird panel in Catalogue House
Rural essays (Downing)
marked XX (good)
Rural studies (Mitchell)
BF recommends DO buy
Rush, Julia, May 6, 1814 letter from Abigail Adams to
Rush, Richard
Dec. 8, 1828 letter to Charles Fenton Mercer from
incomplete Jan. 22, 1834 letter by, MB seeking remainder of contents
Jan. 22, 1834 letter to Henry D. Gilpin from
Rusiñol, Santiago
Jardins d'Espanya
in DO Garden Library
in DO Rare Book Room 1941
Feb. 1949 list
June 1949 list
in Sweeney's office
Ruskin, John
Hortus Inclusus: messages from the wood to the garden
received by MxF Memorial Library
Russell, Ellis
on Army declining to use Casa Dorinda
asks Hendrickson to translate DO inscription and dedication into Latin
assures Sweeney of MB paying her salary
bamboo tables and chairs and
on Bar Harbor fire
BF Agent accounts in name of MB and
BF on Sweeney continuing work at DO after transition
BF's April DO visit and, will also be there?
on BF's notes on Casa Dorinda
on Bryce as DO head gardener after Gray's death
on Bryce work in spite of war
checks sent to pay MB accounts by
on communications with Mr. Bliss
confidential information on working with Harvard of
at DO as Blisses packed for California
at DO for work
DO garden house discussions with
DO Park and
on dedicated fund for
on endowment for work at
on fund needs, options, and limitations
review with BF of
eucaplytus tree cutting at Casa Dorinda liability and
on fertilizer for Casa Dorinda
financial statements and DO dedication sketches to MB
funding for DO Garden Library XXX and XX books and
funding for Sweeney's petty cash
Gray memorial unveiling and
on honorarium for Hendrickson's translations
as jewel, BF on
Landscape Architecture subscription renewal and
League of Republican Women benefit tour at DO and
letter on Gray's death from, returned to MB
letter to BF in care of
MB's book fund and
on MB's return from Europe
on MB's work on Museum
on Ralph's transfer to the Library staff
RB on business matters to
Reef Point visit by
BF summary of
hurried
planned by
plans for DO Garden Center and
Roman greetings to
relaying MB's request for RH progress report
relaying news between Blisses and Farrands
reports of the family by
Sedgwick asking for payment
Sweeney job tenure and
Sweeney on visit with during his work at DO
Sweeney visit in New York with
on Sweeney work in spite of war
Sweeney's Reef Point visit and
transfer of $50 to Sweeney's book fund and
visiting at DO
winter illness of
Russia
museum curators of, and language spoken by
Ross's application for visa to study in
Ross's gratitude for Blisses' funding research trip to
Ross's postcards to Blisses from 1957 trip to Prague and
Ross's travel study report to Blisses on
Ross's visa application approved
Ross's visa application to visit
vault opened in Kiev for Ross
western scholars unaware of treasures in
Russian Museum, Leningrad
curators of, and language spoken by
Rustic adornments for homes of taste (Hibberd)
BF recommends DO buy
rutabaga, Imp. Purple Top seeds
Rutherford, Daniel
fine oval stipple by Holl after Raeburn (1804)
ordered
ordered from Argosy
received from Argosy
old print of, oil after Raeburn
bought for DO by BF
Ruzicka, Joseph "Craftstyle" Library Bookbinder
invoice
Rydberg, P. A.
Flora of Colorado
marked X (fair)
Ryder, Bess L.