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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, August 4, 1944 (1)
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, August 4, 1944
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1944
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Discusses a letter to William Lassiter regarding financial support of the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens and the gift of a Chinese tiger given to Beatrix Farrand at Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine from Mildred Bliss and Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. The letter mentions William H. Judd, head propagator at Reef Point and Robert Cameron, former head of the Cambridge Botanic Garden are providing suggestions for culture and varieties of plants for Reef Point.

Handwritten signature in black ink.

Letter marked as received August 6, 1944.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1944.08.04
Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Lassiter, William, 1867-1959
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
weather
Judd, William H.
Cameron, Robert
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
sculpture (visual work)
tiger in art
Thacher, John
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
Arnold Arboretum
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C)
Index Terms
Cameron, Robert → consulting at Reef Point
Judd, William H. → consulting at Reef Point
Lassiter, Gen. William → Bliss financial support for SBBG → BF excitement on reading MB's letter to
Lassiter, Gen. William → Bliss financial support for SBBG → excitement and gratitude for
tiger, stone, Chinese → gratitude to MB for gift of