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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 20, 1945
Alternate Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 20, 1945, including a newspaper clipping from the Santa Barbara News-Press, May 19, 1945.
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1945
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Discusses the newspaper clipping enclosed with the letter on the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden being a worthy cause for the community of Santa Barbara. Mentions Mildred Bliss should feel good about her role in saving the garden from becoming a neglected park.

Enclosed newspaper clipping from the Santa Barbara News-Press dated Saturday, May 19, 1945.

Handwritten on Beatrix Farrand letterhead.

Handsigned in black ink by Beatrix Farrand.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1945.05.20
Details
Work Types
correspondence
clippings
Subjects
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell, 1897-
funding
donations
botanical gardens
Bliss, Mildred, 1879-1969
Farrand, Max, 1869-1945
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.),
Index Terms
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → Santa Barbara News-Press on
Santa Barbara News-Press → on SBBG member appeal
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell → as SBBG director → on Santa Barbara News-Press on SBBG